Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Sumba Region, Indonesia on Friday, 22 March 2019
23 Mar 00:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.67°S / 119.11°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km (79 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800)
127 km (79 mi) SW of Komodo (pop: 2,000)
141 km (88 mi) SE of Bima (pop: 67,000)
145 km (90 mi) SE of Dompu (pop: 49,000)
156 km (97 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700)
1404 km (873 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 22 Mar 15:52 UTC||M 2.3 / 10 km||Sumba Region, Indonesia||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.