Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Flores Sea, 66 km north of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 5 August 2003 at 07:41 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 143 km depth
Date & time: 5 Aug 2003 07:41:03 UTC
Depth: 143.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.912°S / 119.997°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gunung Beliling (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) N of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NE of Komodo (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) ENE of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 mi) ENE of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) N of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) WNW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (185 mi) SSE of Galesong (pop: 83,100) --> See nearby quakes!
314 km (195 mi) SSE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
469 km (292 mi) WNW of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||143 km||Flores Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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