Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Flores Sea, Indonesia, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:50 pm (GMT +8) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 25 km depth
21 Jan 08:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 21, 2022 07:50:40 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:50 pm (GMT +8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||7.84°S / 118.54°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)|
|Antipode||7.84°N / 61.46°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Sangeang Api (71 km / 44 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||72 km (45 mi) NNW of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!|
78 km (48 mi) N of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) ENE of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NW of Komodo (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ENE of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) WNW of Labuanbajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NNE of Pulau Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 27.9°C (82 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 5 m/s (11 kts) from W|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.6||25 km||Indonesia: FLORES SEA||EMSC|
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