Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indonesian Ocean, 125 km southwest of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Thursday, 10 October 2019 at 10:12 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Indonesian Ocean, 125 km southwest of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Thursday, 10 October 2019 at 10:12 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Oct 10:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Oct 10 15:20: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.8.
Date & time: 10 Oct 2019 10:12:18 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.14°S / 119.23°E (Indonesian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Wai Sano (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
125 km (78 mi) WSW of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SSE of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) SSW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) SSE of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SE of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) WSW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) WSW of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) ESE of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1431 km (889 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) WSW of Pulau Sumba Island (pop: 686,100) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (167 mi) SW of Flores Island (pop: 1,831,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Pulau Watusipu Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
M 4.810 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.744 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaEMSC

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Mataram, Lombok (379.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
299 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indonesian Ocean, 125 km southwest of Waingapu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Thursday, 10 October 2019 at 10:12 (GMT)
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