Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 162 km southwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 at 01:16 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 162 km southwest of Labuan Bajo, Kabupaten Manggarai Barat, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 at 01:16 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

30 Sep 01:25 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
30 Sep 23:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.4. Epicenter location corrected by 6 km (3.7 mi) towards SSW.
30 Sep 23:50: Epicenter location corrected by 4.6 km (2.8 mi) towards NNE.
4 Oct 23:35: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: 30 Sep 2020 01:16:07 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.74°S / 119.12°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
126 km (78 mi) W of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) SSE of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) SSE of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) SSW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) SW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (144 mi) SE of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) WSW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) ESE of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
445 km (277 mi) ESE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
1408 km (875 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Pulau Sumba Island (pop: 686,100) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SE of Pulau Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) W of Pulau Watusipu Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from SE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.410 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.610 km103 Km W of Waingapu, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.610 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.628 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaGFZ
M 4.410 kmSumba Region, IndonesiaBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Sanur (439.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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