Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Flores Sea, 69 km northeast of Ruteng, Indonesia, on Saturday, 5 April 2003 at 15:04 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Indonesia| East Nusa Tenggara | West Nusa Tenggara | Sulawesi Meridionale
Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 5 Apr 2003 15:04:37 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.144°S / 120.88°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ranakah (66 km / 41 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) NE of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) ENE of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WNW of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) NNE of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) E of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (167 mi) E of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) SSE of Galesong (pop: 83,100) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 mi) SSE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 mi) NW of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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.
|M 4.9||33 km||Flores region, Indonesia||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.