Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake 72 km southwest of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia
sab, 26 dic 2020, 18:4318:43 PM | AUTORE: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Just 13 minutes ago, a 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck near Sumbawa Besar, ID.17.Sumbawa (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. The tremor was recorded early morning on Sunday 27 December 2020 at 2:23 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface.
4.7 quake 27 Dec 2:23 am (GMT +8)
The event was filed by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG), the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.7 as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Sumbawa Besar (pop. 52,700) located 72 km from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) located 90 km from the epicenter, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 90 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 90 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 90 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 90 km away, Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 90 km away, and Labuan Lombok (pop. 10,000) 90 km away.
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Ho sentito questo terremoto
Data & ora: Sat, 26 Dec 18:23 UTC
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 9.11°S / 117.21°E
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG