Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - South of Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 1994 at 09:22 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - South of Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 1994 at 09:22 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 20 km depth

Date & time: 15 Jun 1994 09:22:57 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 19.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.335°S / 113.66°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Raung (249 km / 155 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
218 km (136 mi) S of Jeni (East Java)
225 km (140 mi) SSW of Srono (pop: 36,300)
225 km (140 mi) SSW of Genteng (Karaikal, East Java) (pop: 79,700)
241 km (150 mi) S of Jember (Kasugai, East Java) (pop: 298,600)
246 km (153 mi) SSW of Banyuwangi (East Java) (pop: 108,200)
249 km (155 mi) SSE of Lumajang (Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality, East Java) (pop: 123,600)
357 km (222 mi) SSE of Surabaya (East Java) (pop: 2,374,700)
879 km (546 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 6.220 kmsouth of Java, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.2 quake South of Java, Indonesia, 15 June 09:22 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (12 quakes):
  • 07 Sep 1994 18:48 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Aug 1994 13:15 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Jul 1994 01:46 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Jul 1994 21:57 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    34.3 km (21.3 mi) depth
    |
    56 km (35 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Jun 1994 06:14 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    62 km (38 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jun 1994 13:50 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    19.8 km (12.3 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jun 1994 12:57 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Jun 1994 22:38 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    46 km (28.6 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Jun 1994 12:48 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    40 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jun 1994 12:10 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    24.7 km (15.3 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jun 1994 10:28 UTC
    | M 6.1 |
    28.8 km (17.9 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - South of Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 1994 at 10:28 (GMT)
  • 15 Jun 1994 09:50 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    28.8 km (17.9 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - South of Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 1994 at 09:22 (GMT)
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