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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Tanami, NT (Australia) on Thursday, 30 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - Tanami, NT (Australia) on Thursday, 30 May 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: jeudi, 30 mai 2019 02:26 UTC
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.281°S / 131.859°E (Australie)
Nearest volcano: Wurlali (1626 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^12 J (2.21 GWh / 1898 tons of TNT / 0.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 30 May 2019
Thu, 30 May 02:26 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmNorthern Territory, AustraliaGFZ
Thu, 30 May 02:26 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmNorthern Territory, AustraliaEMSC
Thu, 30 May 02:26 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmNorthern Territory, AustraliaBMKG
Thu, 30 May 02:26 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km291km SW of Tennant Creek, AustraliaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Home (1637.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Scary
Ti Tree / MMI IV (Light shaking): 8 of us felt light shaking inside the office with doors and windows rattling, and thought that the airconditioner insatallers outside were drilling into the building. Apparently not
(232.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting on an office chair, felt like a room full of people were doing star-jumps in the offices either side of me. Colleagues across the office all felt it as well.
ALICE SPRINGS / MMI IV (Light shaking): office on 1st floor shook three times - rumbling noise like a large truck going by.
Lot 488, Yuendumu Community / MMI IV (Light shaking): I work for the NT Police and we were at the station and heard the front door rattling.
yuendumu community / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt the building shake for a few seconds but only one person with me felt it. He thought it was a passing car but I felt that it was different
Granites Gold Mine, Tanami NT / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sitting at desk in office, chair, desk and computer monitors shake for about 4-5 seconds.
Alice Springs, NT / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Alice Springs / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Yuendumu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alice Springs / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Yuendumu / MMI III (Weak shaking)


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