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Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, Indonesia, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 7:17 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, Indonesia, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 7:17 am (GMT +8) Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, Indonesia, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 7:17 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Sep 23:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
26 Sep 23:42: Now using data updates from USGS
2 Oct 01:08: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.6. Epicenter location corrected by 2.6 km (1.6 mi) towards SW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 26, 2022 23:17:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 7:17 am (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.6
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.999°S / 113.343°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode10.999°N / 66.657°W
Shaking intensityModerate shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities302 km (188 mi) S of Kencong (pop: 43,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
306 km (190 mi) SSW of Genteng (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
317 km (197 mi) S of Jember (pop: 298,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
319 km (198 mi) S of Lumajang (pop: 123,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
327 km (203 mi) SSW of Banyuwangi (pop: 108,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
332 km (206 mi) SW of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
406 km (252 mi) SW of Matalam (pop: 318,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
891 km (554 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 25.5°C (78 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 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
4.610 kmSouth of Java, IndonesiaUSGS
4.710 kmSouth of Java, IndonesiaRaspberryShake
4.710 kmSOUTH OF JAVA, INDONESIAEMSC
4.710 kmSouth Of Java, IndonesiaIRIS
4.710 kmSouth of Java, IndonesiaGFZ

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Denpasar / not felt (reported through our app)
Denpasar, Kuta / not felt (reported through our app)

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