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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 226 km southwest of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 5:21 am (GMT +7) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 226 km southwest of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 5:21 am (GMT +7) Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 226 km southwest of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 5:21 am (GMT +7)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 35 km depth

27 May 22:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
27 May 23:07: Now using data updates from USGS

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 27, 2022 22:21:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, May 28, 2022 at 5:21 am (GMT +7)
Depth35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6.4738°S / 103.5059°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode6.474°N / 76.494°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoSuoh (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities226 km (141 mi) WSW of Bandar Lampung (pop: 800,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
238 km (148 mi) SW of Kotabumi (pop: 42,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
250 km (155 mi) SW of Metro (pop: 149,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
257 km (160 mi) W of Labuan (Kabupaten Pandeglang) (pop: 33,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
260 km (161 mi) SW of Terbanggi Besar (pop: 52,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
271 km (168 mi) SSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
274 km (170 mi) S of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
370 km (230 mi) W of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 28.3°C (83 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.335 km226 Km WSW of Bandar Lampung, IndonesiaUSGS
4.335 kmSouthwest of Sumatra, IndonesiaRaspberryShake
4.555 kmSouthwest of Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ

User reports for this quake

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