Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 99 km southeast of Mataram, Indonesia, on Sunday, 14 Feb 2021 8:39 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 99 km southeast of Mataram, Indonesia, on Sunday, 14 Feb 2021 8:39 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Feb 00:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 5 minutes.
14 Feb 00:50: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8. Epicenter location corrected by 2.5 km (1.5 mi) towards NNW.
14 Feb 05:00: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7. Epicenter location corrected by 1.6 km (1 mi) towards NE.
Update Sun, 14 Feb 2021, 00:51
Magnitude 4.8 earthquake strikes near Mataram, ID.17.Lombok (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
4.8 quake 14 Feb 8:39 am (GMT +8)
4.8 quake 14 Feb 8:39 am (GMT +8)
Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported a magnitude 4.8 quake in Indonesia near Mataram, ID.17.Lombok (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara, only 11 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Sunday 14 February 2021 at 8:39 am local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.7 earthquake.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) located 59 km from the epicenter, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 59 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 59 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 59 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 59 km away, Sumbawa Besar (pop. 52,700) 75 km away, and Praya (pop. 35,200) 78 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Mataram (pop. 318,700) located 99 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 14 Feb 2021 00:39:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 14 Feb 2021 8:39 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.95°S / 116.94°E (West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Labuan Lombok (Kabupaten Lombok Timur, Nusa Tenggara Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SW of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) ESE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Lembar (Kabupaten Lombok Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) ESE of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WSW of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (120 mi) E of Denpasar (Bali) (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) ESE of Situbondo (East Java) (pop: 600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.4°C (79 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from W
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 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
4.710 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaBMKG
4.430 kmLOMBOK REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
4.410 km30 Km ESE of Labuan Lombok, IndonesiaUSGS
4.710 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGFZ

User reports for this quake (4)

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Gianjar bali / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
kuta Bali (195.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Gianjar bali / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Sanur, Bali / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Woke me up
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