Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 49 km west of Ende, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 16 September 2003 at 17:00 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 16 Sep 2003 17:00:35 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.777°S / 121.226°E (East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ebulobo (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) W of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ESE of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) W of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NE of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ESE of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) E of Bima (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) WNW of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (189 mi) E of Dompu (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
450 km (279 mi) SSE of Makassar (South Sulawesi) (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
479 km (297 mi) W of Delhi (Díli, Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||33 km||Flores region, Indonesia||USGS|
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