Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Java Sea, 21 km north of Pulau Makaranangana Island, Indonesia, on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 06:37 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Java Sea, 21 km north of Pulau Makaranangana Island, Indonesia, on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 06:37 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 578 km depth

31 May 06:43 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 575.0 to 578.0 km.
May 31 07:01: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Date & time: May 31, 2019 06:37:53 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 578.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.22°S / 117.53°E (Java Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 7.22°N / 62.47°W
Nearest volcano: Tambora (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km (82 mi) N of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) N of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NW of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) NW of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) NE of matalam (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) ENE of Singaraja (pop: 133,800) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) SW of Galesong (pop: 83,100) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) WNW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (187 mi) ENE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) SW of Macassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) NNW of Pulau Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (190 mi) ENE of Bali Island (pop: 4,225,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.2578 kmBali Sea (Indonesia)GFZ
5.2581 kmBali Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
5.3566 kmBali Sea (Indonesia)GeoAu
5.3576 kmBali Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
5.4570 km106km NNW of Labuhankananga, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

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Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali (304 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
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