Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 67 km northeast of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020 3:55 pm (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 67 km northeast of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020 3:55 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 20 km depth

23 Dec 08:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 5 minutes.
23 Dec 18:30: Magnitude recalculated from 3.2 to 3.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 26.0 to 20.0 km (from 16.2 to 12.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 17 km (10.5 mi) towards NNW.
Date & time: 23 Dec 2020 07:55:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020 3:55 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.14°S / 117.91°E (West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tambora (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) ENE of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) NE of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NW of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WNW of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) ENE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) ENE of Mataram-Lombok (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) W of Labuan Bajo (East Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) E of Amlapura (Bali) (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) E of Karangasem (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (187 mi) E of Denpasar (Bali) (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 16.1°C (61 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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3.420 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaBMKG

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