Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 24 km northwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Friday, 6 March 2020 at 18:28 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 24 km northwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Friday, 6 March 2020 at 18:28 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 159 km depth

6 Mar 18:40 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 146.0 to 159.0 km.
Date & time: 6 Mar 2020 18:28:34 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 159.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.3°S / 119.79°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gunung Beliling (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NE of Komodo (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) E of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) E of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) NNW of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) WNW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) E of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (219 mi) S of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
405 km (252 mi) E of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) WNW of Flores Island (pop: 1,831,000) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) N of Pulau Sumba Island (pop: 686,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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 4.3159 kmFlores Region, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.4183 kmFlores Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.4182 km31km NNW of Labuhanbajo, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.4185 kmFlores Region, IndonesiaGFZ

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