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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Bali Sea (Indonesia) on Wednesday, 9 October 2019

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Bali Sea (Indonesia) on Wednesday, 9 October 2019
9 Oct 06:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 7 minutes.
Oct 9 06:10: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 49.0 to 10.0 km.
Oct 9 06:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.0.
Oct 9 17:40: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Date & time: Wednesday, 9 October 2019 05:57 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.83°S / 117.4°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tambora (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) N of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700)
110 km (68 mi) NE of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000)
141 km (88 mi) NW of Dompu (pop: 49,000)
162 km (101 mi) NW of Bima (pop: 67,000)
164 km (102 mi) NE of Mataram (pop: 318,700)
1179 km (733 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 9 Oct 05:57 UTCM 4.1 / 10 kmBali Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
Wed, 9 Oct 05:57 UTCM 3.8 / 49 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaEMSC

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Gili Meno / Light shaking (MMI IV) : We were awake enjoying a coffee in our Villa when it all happened, was very quick but everything was vibrating and shaking. No damage and then we got on with our day.
Gilli Air (156.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up. Room and whole building shook people in street sgouting kids screaming. Lasted only short time 1 min?
Gili Air / Light shaking (MMI IV)
163.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Gili air (156.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)

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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Bali Sea (Indonesia) on Wednesday, 9 October 2019
 

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