Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 236 km south of Bima, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 15 March 2020 at 21:05 (GMT) -

Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 236 km south of Bima, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 15 March 2020 at 21:05 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Mar 21:12 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Mar 15 21:43: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.1.
Date & time: 15 Mar 2020 21:05:33 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.53°S / 118.27°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarowa (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
223 km (138 mi) S of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (146 mi) SSW of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) WSW of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SSE of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (179 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) SE of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
395 km (245 mi) ESE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
417 km (259 mi) WSW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
441 km (274 mi) SE of Singaraja (pop: 133,800) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) S of Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
434 km (270 mi) SE of Bali Island (pop: 4,225,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 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.
5.110 kmSouth of Sumbawa, IndonesiaGFZ
5.610 kmSouth Of Sumbawa, IndonesiaEMSC
5.223 kmSouth of Sumbawa, IndonesiaBMKG
5.210 kmSouth of Sumbawa, IndonesiaGeoAu
5.110 km116km SW of Panenggoede, IndonesiaUSGS

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Lombok Barat, Narmada (313.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Light shaking (reported through our app)  
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