Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Flores Sea, 36 km northwest of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 6:48 am (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Flores Sea, 36 km northwest of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 6:48 am (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 162 km depth

28 Feb 22:55 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 7 minutes.
1 Mar 06:35: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 161.0 to 162.0 km (from 100 to 101 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards S.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 22:48:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Mar 2021 6:48 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 162.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.2°S / 119.76°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) NE of Komodo (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) ENE of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) ENE of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NNW of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) WNW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) E of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) E of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) W of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from SW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.3162 kmFlores Region, IndonesiaBMKG
3.1161 kmFLORES REGION, INDONESIAEMSC

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