Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Flores Sea, 27 km west of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 4:07 am (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Flores Sea, 27 km west of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 4:07 am (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 158 km depth

20 Feb 20:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
20 Feb 20:35: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: 20 Feb 2021 20:07:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 4:07 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 158.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.42°S / 119.65°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NE of Komodo (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) E of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) E of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NNW of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) W of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) E of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (153 mi) E of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) W of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.7°C (78 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from SW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.0158 kmFlores Region, IndonesiaBMKG
3.0158 kmFLORES REGION, INDONESIAEMSC

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