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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Java, Indonesia on Sunday, 5 January 2020

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Java, Indonesia on Sunday, 5 January 2020
5 Jan 23:23 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 11 minutes.
Jan 8 02:44: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 48.0 to 43.7 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 5 January 2020 23:12 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 43.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.325°S / 107.335°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Papandayan (119 km / 74 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
126 km (78 mi) S of Banjar (pop: 37,300)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Singaparna (pop: 48,900)
142 km (88 mi) SW of Kawalu (pop: 50,500)
159 km (99 mi) S of Bandung (pop: 1,699,700)
163 km (101 mi) S of Cimahi (pop: 493,700)
241 km (150 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 5 Jan 23:12 UTCM 4.9 / 43.7 kmJava, IndonesiaGeoAu
Sun, 5 Jan 23:12 UTCM 5.0 / 40 kmJava, IndonesiaGFZ
Sun, 5 Jan 23:12 UTCM 4.9 / 40 kmJava, IndonesiaEMSC
Sun, 5 Jan 23:12 UTCM 5.0 / 49 kmJava, IndonesiaBMKG
2020-01-06 06:12:24 +07:00 (5 Jan 23:12:24 UTC)M 4.9 / 40.4 km45km SW of Bunisari, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (4)

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Sukabumi, West Java (162 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Batu Karas, Indonesia (196.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Woking, UK / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
(Indonesia, 119 km N of epicenter) : it made me kinda dizzy (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Java, Indonesia on Sunday, 5 January 2020

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