Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 45 km north of Sumbawa Besar, Kabupaten Sumbawa, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia, on Sunday, 5 Apr 2020 6:16 am (GMT +0) -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 45 km north of Sumbawa Besar, Kabupaten Sumbawa, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia, on Sunday, 5 Apr 2020 6:16 am (GMT +0)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 285 km depth

5 Apr 08:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 1 hour and 43 minutes.
Apr 5 17:10: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 293.0 to 285.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Apr 2020 06:16:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 5 Apr 2020 6:16 am (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 285.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.1°S / 117.5°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tambora (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) N of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) WNW of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) WNW of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) ENE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) ENE of Mataram-Lombok (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) ENE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) E of Singaraja (pop: 133,800) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (166 mi) W of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
392 km (243 mi) SSW of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NW of Pulau Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) ENE of Lombok Island (pop: 3,311,000) --> 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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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.2285 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaBMKG

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