Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 September 1992 at 05:50 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 September 1992 at 05:50 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 625 km depth

Date & time: 2 Sep 1992 05:50:01 UTC
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 624.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.046°S / 112.138°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Lasem (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) N of Tuban (pop: 76,200) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NNE of Bojonegoro (pop: 86,600) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NNW of Bangkalan (pop: 62,200) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NE of Blora (pop: 51,800) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) NNW of Gresik (pop: 73,600) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ENE of Pati (pop: 122,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NNW of Surabaya (pop: 2,374,700) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) ENE of Kudus (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) NNW of Sidoarjo (pop: 139,200) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) N of Nganjuk (pop: 69,000) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) NW of Sampang (pop: 53,300) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) NE of Purwodadi Grobogan (pop: 150,200) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) ENE of Demak (pop: 27,300) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) NW of Pamekasan (pop: 92,400) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) NE of Sragen (pop: 71,500) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NNE of Ponorogo (pop: 79,000) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) WNW of Sumenep (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) N of Tulungagung (pop: 65,300) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) ENE of Ungaran (pop: 127,800) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) N of Trenggalek (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) NNW of Kepanjen (pop: 51,900) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (148 mi) NE of Boyolali (pop: 59,900) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (156 mi) NE of Klaten (pop: 126,800) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) NNW of Lumajang (pop: 123,600) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) NE of Sleman (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) NW of Situbondo (pop: 600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 mi) NE of Bantul (pop: 58,700) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) ENE of Wonosobo (pop: 93,000) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) NW of Jember (pop: 298,600) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) NW of Banyuwangi (pop: 108,200) --> See nearby quakes!
586 km (364 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 6.7625 kmJava, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.7 quake Java, Indonesia, 2 September 1992 05:50 GMT

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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 September 1992 at 05:50 (GMT)
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