Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Bali Sea, 55 km west of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia, on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 14:09 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Apr 14:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2021 14:09:18 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.46°S / 116.92°E (Bali Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) E of Labuan Lombok (Kabupaten Lombok Timur) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) E of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) W of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) W of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (48 mi) ENE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) E of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) E of Gili Air (pop: 1,800) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Lembar (Kabupaten Lombok Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) E of Amlapura (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) E of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Lombok Island (pop: 3,311,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.9||10 km||Sumbawa Region, Indonesia||BMKG|
|2.9||10 km||LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.