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Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Java Sea, 59 km northeast of Situbondo, East Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 4:01 pm (GMT +7) -

Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Java Sea, 59 km northeast of Situbondo, East Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 4:01 pm (GMT +7) Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Java Sea, 59 km northeast of Situbondo, East Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 4:01 pm (GMT +7)

Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Aug 09:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 17, 2022 09:01:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 4:01 pm (GMT +7)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.8
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.39°S / 114.44°E (Java Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode7.39°N / 65.56°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoBaluran (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities53 km (33 mi) NE of Panji (pop: 42,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) NE of Situbondo (pop: 600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (42 mi) N of Wongsorejo (pop: 29,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (42 mi) ENE of Panarukan (pop: 30,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) NE of Balung (pop: 47,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
77 km (48 mi) ESE of Sumenep (pop: 84,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (59 mi) N of Banyuwangi (pop: 108,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
849 km (527 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from ESE
Estimated seismic energy released1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.810 kmIndonesia: BALI SEAEMSC
2.810 kmIndonesia: Bali SeaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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