Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Sumba Region, Indonesia on Wednesday, 17 April 2019
18 Apr 08:23 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 16 hours.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.6°S / 119.24°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800)
116 km (72 mi) SW of Komodo (pop: 2,000)
139 km (86 mi) SE of Bima (pop: 67,000)
142 km (88 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700)
146 km (91 mi) SE of Dompu (pop: 49,000)
1416 km (880 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 17 Apr 16:13 UTC||M 2.5 / 14 km||Sumba Region, Indonesia||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
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