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Past earthquakes in or near Central Java, Indonesia: 2020

Updated Jan 19, 2022 02:05 GMT -
During 2020, Central Java was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 6.6, 3 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 31 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 99 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 55 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 4 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 6.6 quake Java Sea, 19 km northeast of Pulau Cendikian Island, Indonesia, July, 6 2020 22:54 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (193 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Thursday, December 31, 2020 15:27 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 31, 2020 10:27 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 31, 2020 15:27 GMT)
3.0

15 km
Indian Ocean, 120 km southwest of Tasikmalaya, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, December 25, 2020 08:32 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 25, 2020 3:32 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 25, 2020 08:32 GMT)
2.7

118 km
28 km south of Paseh, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, December 22, 2020 09:14 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 22, 2020 4:14 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 22, 2020 09:14 GMT)
3.6

18 km
Indian Ocean, 99 km south of Kroya, Central Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, December 13, 2020 19:59 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 14, 2020 2:59 am (GMT +7) (Dec 13, 2020 19:59 GMT)
3.3

35 km
Indian Ocean, 83 km southwest of Bambanglipuro, Yogyakarta, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, December 10, 2020 22:51 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 11, 2020 5:51 am (GMT +7) (Dec 10, 2020 22:51 GMT)
4.0

10 km
West Java, 22 km southwest of Ketanggungan (Central Java), Indonesia 5 reportsMoreMap
Sunday, December 6, 2020 06:57 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 6, 2020 1:57 pm (GMT +7) (Dec 6, 2020 06:57 GMT)
3.0

30 km
Indian Ocean, 70 km south of Kroya, Central Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Saturday, December 5, 2020 01:10 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 5, 2020 8:10 am (GMT +7) (Dec 5, 2020 01:10 GMT)
2.9

35 km
Indian Ocean, 89 km south of Sewon, Yogyakarta, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 21:52 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Dec 2, 2020 4:52 am (GMT +7) (Dec 1, 2020 21:52 GMT)
3.4

10 km
Indian Ocean, 90 km south of Kroya, Central Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Dec 2, 2020 12:40 am (GMT +7) (Dec 1, 2020 17:40 GMT)
2.5

48 km
Indian Ocean, 75 km south of Sewon, Yogyakarta, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, November 30, 2020 22:26 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Dec 1, 2020 5:26 am (GMT +7) (Nov 30, 2020 22:26 GMT)
3.4

16 km
Indian Ocean, 98 km southwest of Singaparna, West Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Dec 1, 2020 4:42 am (GMT +7) (Nov 30, 2020 21:42 GMT)
3.8

10 km
Indian Ocean, 137 km southwest of Purwokerto, Central Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, November 29, 2020 21:17 GMT (1 earthquake)
Nov 30, 2020 4:17 am (GMT +7) (Nov 29, 2020 21:17 GMT)
3.1

27 km
Indian Ocean, 89 km south of Kroya, Central Java, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, November 27, 2020 11:54 GMT (1 earthquake)
Nov 27, 2020 6:54 pm (GMT +7) (Nov 27, 2020 11:54 GMT)
2.6

100 km
Indian Ocean, 88 km south of Yogyakarta, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 08:45 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Nov 25, 2020 3:45 pm (GMT +7) (Nov 25, 2020 08:45 GMT)
2.3

64 km
Indian Ocean, 75 km south of Tasikmalaya, Jawa Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Nov 25, 2020 2:14 pm (GMT +7) (Nov 25, 2020 07:14 GMT)
2.8

14 km
Indian Ocean, 90 km southwest of Tasikmalaya, Jawa Barat, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, November 23, 2020 17:06 GMT (1 earthquake)
Nov 24, 2020 12:06 am (GMT +7) (Nov 23, 2020 17:06 GMT)
4.3

28 km
81 km south of Sewon, Indonesia 5 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.3 x 1014 joules (148 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.3 x 105 tons of TNT or 8 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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