Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 90 km south of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia, on Thursday, 31 October 2019 at 01:56 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Indian Ocean, 90 km south of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia, on Thursday, 31 October 2019 at 01:56 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 26 km depth

31 Oct 02:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 26.0 km.
Date & time: 31 Oct 2019 01:56:13 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.14°S / 108.24°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Galunggung (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km (52 mi) S of Kawalu (pop: 50,500) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) S of Singaparna (pop: 48,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Tasikmalaya (pop: 271,100) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) S of Ciamis (pop: 123,600) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SW of Sidareja (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) S of Rajapolah (pop: 39,800) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSW of Majenang (pop: 38,900) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSE of Paseh (pop: 126,200) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SSE of Bandung (pop: 1,699,700) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) WSW of Java Island (pop: 141,370,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Nusa Patkujang 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

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.826 kmJava, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.760 kmJava, IndonesiaEMSC

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Butakaras / Weak shaking (MMI III)
235.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Cuma goyang2 doang (reported through our app)
SIPATAHUNAN / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Budak buntjireung Nyumput ti tukang monyet beureum dina Caringin
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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 90 km south of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia, on Thursday, 31 October 2019 at 01:56 (GMT)
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