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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South Indian Ocean on Monday, 12 August 2019

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - South Indian Ocean on Monday, 12 August 2019
Date & time: Monday, 12 August 2019 22:40 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.16°S / 96.89°E (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Boomerang Seamount (2004 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 12 Aug 2019
Mon, 12 Aug 22:40 UTCM 4.9 / 10 kmSouth Indian OceanEMSC
Mon, 12 Aug 22:40 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmSouth Indian OceanBMKG
Mon, 12 Aug 22:40 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmSouth Indian OceanGeoAu
Mon, 12 Aug 22:40 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmSouth Indian OceanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Perth, Western Australia / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Earthquake recorded in Perth, Western Australia
(1823.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)

 

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