Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 148 km southwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 14:59 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 148 km southwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 14:59 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 23 km depth

5 Jan 15:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Jan 6 11:10: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 23.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Jan 2020 14:59:56 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.66°S / 119.23°E (East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Komodo (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSE of Bima (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SE of Dompu (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (148 mi) ESE of Sumbawa Besar (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) WSW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
455 km (283 mi) ESE of Denpasar (Bali) (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
1417 km (880 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) W of Pulau Sumba Island (pop: 686,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SE of Pulau Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WNW of Pulau Watusipu Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.223 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaBMKG

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 148 km southwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 14:59 (GMT)
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