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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 127 Km SSE of Yogyakarta, Indonesia on Thursday, 10 September 2020

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 127 Km SSE of Yogyakarta, Indonesia on Thursday, 10 September 2020
10 Sep 08:43 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 17 minutes.
10 Sep 08:45: Now using data updates from BMKG
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18 Sep 03:10: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: Thursday, 10 September 2020 08:27 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.85°S / 110.83°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Lawu (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) SW of Jatiroto (pop: 50,100)
113 km (70 mi) SE of Pundong (pop: 24,100)
117 km (73 mi) SE of Bambanglipuro (pop: 44,700)
127 km (79 mi) SE of Yogyakarta (pop: 636,700)
144 km (89 mi) S of Surakarta (pop: 555,300)
528 km (328 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 10 Sep 08:27 UTCM 5.0 / 67 km127 Km SSE of Yogyakarta, IndonesiaBMKG
Thu, 10 Sep 08:26 UTCM 5.0 / 106 kmJava, IndonesiaEMSC
Thu, 10 Sep 08:27 UTCM 4.9 / 107 kmJava, IndonesiaGFZ
Thu, 10 Sep 08:26 UTCM 5.0 / 98.3 km112 Km SSE of Pundong, IndonesiaUSGS
Thu, 10 Sep 08:27 UTCM 5.0 / 67 km112 km SSW of Jatiroto, IndonesiaBMKG

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Ciputat timur (532.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
150 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Malang (220.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Rumah iswan jogja / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Omahku ngepung sambipitu patuk. 이스완 입니다
Anakapalle, Visakhapatnam, India / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Kebumen (Indonesia, 175 km NW of epicenter) : Terasa sekitar 1 sampai 2 menitan (reported through EMSC)
Pule (Indonesia, 116 km NE of epicenter) : goyang agakkeras (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake: 127 Km SSE of Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 10 Sep 2020 08h27

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 24 Sep 2020 13:20 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 127 Km SSE of Yogyakarta, Indonesia on Thursday, 10 September 2020

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