Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Sumba Region, Indonesia on Sunday, 17 March 2019
17 Mar 17:50 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.75°S / 119.07°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
131 km (82 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800)
137 km (85 mi) SW of Komodo (pop: 2,000)
148 km (92 mi) SE of Bima (pop: 67,000)
151 km (94 mi) SE of Dompu (pop: 49,000)
166 km (103 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700)
1403 km (871 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 17 Mar 17:40 UTC||M 3.8 / 10 km||Sumba Region, Indonesia||BMKG|
|Sun, 17 Mar 17:40 UTC||M 3.8 / 10 km||Sumba Region, Indonesia||EMSC|
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