Mag. 4.6 earthquake - South of Sumbawa, Indonesia, on Saturday, 28 November 2009 at 06:18 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - South of Sumbawa, Indonesia, on Saturday, 28 November 2009 at 06:18 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 35 km depth

Date & time: 28 Nov 2009 06:18:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.438°S / 118.997°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Doro Saboke (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
164 km (102 mi) WSW of Waingapu (East Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 48,800)
219 km (136 mi) SSE of Dompu (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 49,000)
222 km (138 mi) S of Bima (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 67,000)
237 km (147 mi) SSW of Labuan Bajo (East Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 188,700)
259 km (161 mi) SW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai, East Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 34,600)
277 km (172 mi) SE of Sumbawa Besar (West Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 52,700)
773 km (480 mi) ESE of Surabaya (East Java) (pop: 2,374,700)
1417 km (881 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.635 kmsouth of Sumbawa, IndonesiaUSGS
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