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Latest quakes in or near Indonesia in the past 48 hours on Thursday, May 19, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 19, 2022 01:39 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 7 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 19 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 12 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 48 hours, Indonesia was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.0, 7 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 19 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 12 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 3.1 | 92 km SW of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.0 | Timor Sea, 137 km E of Lospalos, Municipio de Lautem, Timor-Leste -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Indonesia (updated )

Past 24 hours:12 quakes | 4 quakes M2+ | 6 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 7 days:157 quakes | 45 quakes M2+ | 77 quakes M3+ | 30 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+
Past 30 days:840 quakes | 220 quakes M2+ | 433 quakes M3+ | 162 quakes M4+ | 17 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 90 days:2,500 quakes | 628 quakes M2+ | 1,294 quakes M3+ | 514 quakes M4+ | 54 quakes M5+ | 3 quakes M6+
Past 365 days:12,023 quakes | 3,760 quakes M2+ | 5,651 quakes M3+ | 2,180 quakes M4+ | 204 quakes M5+ | 14 quakes M6+ | 3 quakes M7+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (39 quakes):
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Thursday, May 19, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 19, 2022 10:11 am (GMT +9) (May 19, 2022 01:11 GMT)
3.1

42 km
92 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia
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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 GMT (13 quakes)
May 19, 2022 8:21 am (GMT +9) (May 18, 2022 23:21 GMT)
3.1

10 km
Molucca Sea, Indonesia
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May 19, 2022 4:10 am (GMT +7) (May 18, 2022 21:10 GMT)
2.9

34 km
Indian Ocean, 98 km south of Sokaraja, Central Java, Indonesia MoreMap
May 19, 2022 3:21 am (GMT +7) (May 18, 2022 20:21 GMT)
3.3

19 km
Indian Ocean, 75 km southwest of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia
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May 19, 2022 2:54 am (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 18:54 GMT)
2.8

16 km
61 km northeast of Sumbawa Besar, Indonesia MoreMap
May 19, 2022 3:14 am (GMT +9) (May 18, 2022 18:14 GMT)
3.3

23 km
Banda Sea, Indonesia
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May 19, 2022 1:56 am (GMT +9) (May 18, 2022 16:56 GMT)
2.9

10 km
South Pacific Ocean, Indonesia MoreMap
May 18, 2022 11:15 pm (GMT +7) (May 18, 2022 16:15 GMT)
4.2

38 km
Indian Ocean, 85 km southeast of Blitar, East Java, Indonesia
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May 18, 2022 7:13 pm (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 11:13 GMT)
3.2

26 km
199 km northeast of Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia
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May 18, 2022 7:13 pm (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 11:13 GMT)
2.6

116 km
Philippine Sea, 77 km southeast of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines MoreMap
May 18, 2022 4:34 pm (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 08:34 GMT)
3.5

50 km
Savu Sea, 59 km northwest of Kefamenanu, Indonesia
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May 18, 2022 2:49 pm (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 06:49 GMT)
3.4

11 km
Celebes Sea, 162 km northwest of Gorontalo, Indonesia
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May 18, 2022 10:09 am (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 02:09 GMT)
4.4

537 km
Banda Sea, 253 km north of Atambua, Indonesia
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May 18, 2022 8:39 am (GMT +8) (May 18, 2022 00:39 GMT)
3.4

10 km
Flores Sea, 87 km northwest of Ende, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 GMT (10 quakes)
May 18, 2022 6:53 am (GMT +7) (May 17, 2022 23:53 GMT)
4.3

34 km
Indian Ocean, 87 km southwest of Pagar Alam, Indonesia
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May 18, 2022 5:08 am (GMT +7) (May 17, 2022 22:08 GMT)
3.3

20 km
Indian Ocean, 193 km southwest of Pagar Alam, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.6 x 1012 joules (732 megawatt hours, equivalent to 630 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Indonesia Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Indonesia?

The last earthquake in Indonesia occurred 27 minutes ago: Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - 92 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 10:11 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in Indonesia in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Indonesia had 39 quakes up to magnitude 5.0.

What was the strongest quake in Indonesia in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Indonesia in the past 48 hours occurred 1 day 4 hours ago: Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Timor Sea, 137 km east of Lospalos, Municipio de Lautem, Timor-Leste, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 6:26 am (GMT +9).

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