Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - 35 km northwest of Mataram, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia, on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 00:20 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - 35 km northwest of Mataram, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia, on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 00:20 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

12 May 00:30 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
May 12 10:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.9.
Date & time: May 12, 2020 00:20:53 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.29°S / 115.99°E (Bali Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 8.29°N / 64.01°W
Nearest volcano: Punikan (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NW of Gili Trawangan (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Matalam (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Karangasem (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) ENE of Amlapura (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Bedugul (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NW of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) ENE of Klungkung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ENE of Ubud (Kabupaten Gianyar) (pop: 28,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (141 mi) ESE of Situbondo (pop: 600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NW of Lombok Island (pop: 3,311,000) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) E of Bali Island (pop: 4,225,400) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) WNW of Pulau Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.910 kmBali Region, IndonesiaBMKG
4.810 kmBali Region, IndonesiaEMSC

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near Amlapura, Karangasem Regency, Bali (37.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My glass doors were shaking as if a heavy truck just passed by. Shaking for quite long. Frequent vibrations (reported through our app)  
Ubud, Gianyar (82.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was awoken by the feeling of shaking. There wasn't much accompanying sound, just the feeling. It continued for approximately 30-45 seconds.  
Amed, Abang, Karangasem (39.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Gili Trawangan (7.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali (106 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very weak shaking felt on 4th floor of the building, those on other floors didnt really notice  
amed, bali (39.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Gili Air (12.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : A few solid shakes for a couple of seconds. Some loose items fell over, whole house was rattling. (reported through our app)  
Mataram (36 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Gili Trawangan (8.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
near Banjar Wangsian, Bali (60.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
near Amlapura, Karangasem Regency, Bali (37.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Amed (38.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Amlapura, Karangasem Regency, Bali (44.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Denpasar / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Ubud / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Senggigi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mangsit Senggigi Lombok / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Amed / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Senggigi - Batu Layar / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ubud Bali / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bunutan, Amed, Bali / Light shaking (MMI IV) : A few seconds of shaking, strong rattle of glass doors.  
Penestanan Ubud / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Gili Air / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Banyuning - Amed / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 10 seconds light shaking  
Ubud / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Ubud, Bali / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Light slow shaking of whole building, felt indoors.  
(Indonesia, 83 km W of epicenter) : Windows rattled for 5 sec. (reported through EMSC)  
Ubud (Indonesia, 85 km W of epicenter) : Nothing to worry, I could feel it but kept my calm. (reported through EMSC)  
(Indonesia, 84 km W of epicenter) : Slight shaking for a few seconds (reported through EMSC)  
(Indonesia, 78 km W of epicenter) : Soft long bed shaking. I thought it was my husband moving but then... he was not on the bed! Was the earthquake :) (reported through EMSC)  
(Indonesia, 44 km W of epicenter) : Strong feeling for 30 seconds in Senggigi (reported through EMSC)  
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