Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Sumba Region, Indonesia on Wednesday, 17 April 2019
18 Apr 08:22 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 17 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.77°S / 119.16°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km (76 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800)
136 km (85 mi) SW of Komodo (pop: 2,000)
153 km (95 mi) SE of Bima (pop: 67,000)
157 km (98 mi) SE of Dompu (pop: 49,000)
163 km (101 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700)
1413 km (878 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 17 Apr 15:11 UTC||M 2.6 / 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.