Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 93 km south of Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 10:09 pm (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 93 km south of Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 10:09 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 28 km depth

23 Feb 14:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
Update Tue, 23 Feb 2021, 14:21
Magnitude 4.3 earthquake strikes near Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
4.3 quake 23 Feb 10:09 pm (GMT +8)
4.3 quake 23 Feb 10:09 pm (GMT +8)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake near Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, was reported only 12 minutes ago by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 28 km beneath the epicenter late at night on Tuesday 23 February 2021 at 10:09 pm local time. 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Kuta (pop. 30,000) located 88 km from the epicenter, Denpasar (pop. 834,900) 93 km away, and Klungkung (pop. 27,800) 101 km away.
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Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 14:09:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 10:09 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.43°S / 115.53°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Agung (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
88 km (55 mi) SSE of Kuta (Kabupaten Badung) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) S of Klungkung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SSE of Tabanan (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) S of Amlapura (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) S of Karangasem (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SW of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSE of Banjar (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SSE of Singaraja (pop: 133,800) --> See nearby quakes!
390 km (243 mi) SE of Surabaya (pop: 2,374,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Lombok Island (pop: 3,311,000) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SSE of Bali Island (pop: 4,225,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.9°C (82 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 5 m/s (11 kts) from W
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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 4.328 kmSouth of Bali, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.328 kmSOUTH OF BALI, INDONESIAEMSC

User reports for this quake (16)

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Kuta, Legian / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 15-20 s : I was sleeping already and feel the bed was shakking and also my door and curtains was shaking. The earthquake definitle woke me up last night. I live in the third floor and vividly feel it.
Limo nusa Penida (79.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
78.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
82 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
ubud (102.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : my bed was shaking for about 5 seconds here in nyuh kuning ubud
110.3 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
106.7 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
103 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : shaking mirrors.
110.9 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
117.2 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
ubud / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Canggu, / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Les vitres ont tremblé
Jimbaran / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Noticed my windows were rattling because I could hear them rattle. Also felt it.
Jakarta / not felt
Berawa, Kuta Utara, Bali / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Mataram / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Weak shaking, about 4second
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