Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Sumba Region, Indonesia on Sunday, 17 March 2019
18 Mar 00:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 4 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.67°S / 119.07°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
129 km (80 mi) SW of Komodo (pop: 2,000)
131 km (81 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800)
140 km (87 mi) SE of Bima (pop: 67,000)
143 km (89 mi) SE of Dompu (pop: 49,000)
158 km (98 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700)
1400 km (870 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 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 20:06 UTC||M 3.0 / 10 km||Sumba Region, Indonesia||BMKG|
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