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Magnitude : 5.4

Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2016-08-01 07:40:02

GMT/UTC Time : 2016-07-31 23:40:02

Depth (Hypocenter) : 40 km

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Sumbawa Region, Indonesia Jul 31 23:40 5.5 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Bali - Shaking the hotel room for about ten seconds and as first time experienced was unaware what it was at first, then saw swimming pool also still shaking
  • kuta - Nous avons senti des départ, je pensais que c'était les vibrations au niveau des escaliers car y avait du monde qui descendait mais ça a duré même avec leur passage. En tout,une bonne dizaine de seconde.
  • Bali - Felt the bed start shaking slightly at the st regis hotel in bali. Only last 4-5 seconds. Very slight.
  • Dompu - No damage , felt light shaking.
  • Satonda Island - At anchor in front of Satonda Island, we felt the boat shake as if the mooring had moved or as if a whale had struck it.
  • Bali - Woken by the bed shaking in bali this morning
  • Quito - Tremenda sacudida de unos segundos
  • Quito - Building movement
  • Bali Ubud - Tout ai OK
  • Ubud - I was in bed and it shaked a little bit
  • Bali - Une légère secousse de 4-5 secondes
  • Ubud - Felt few tremors lasting about 3-4 seconds.
  • Bali - The doors to my villa were shaking
  • Gili Trawangan - 3/4s de secouse tres legere sur Gili T
  • Bali - A few seconds shaking, felt lying on the bed.
  • Amed - Ground was shaking for 4 seconds, whole house was shaking. All good for now
  • Lombok - Le lit et fenêtres ont tremblées
  • Tianyar - Secousses bien ressenties en intérieur, les vitres ont bien été secouées, à première vue, pas de dégât apparent.
  • Tulamben - Woken up by bed shaking and windows rattling.
  • Amed - Le sol à vibré 2 à 3 secondes Tout est okay
  • Tulamben - Het hele huis schudde voor ongeveer 5 seconden
  • Kubu bali - Tremblements des murs et vitres sans dommage materiel ou physique
  • Amed - Woke up from shaking and Windows tramblig.
  • Senggigi - Door and bed
  • Amed - In a second floor building it was shaking a lot
  • Bali - Secousses dans mon lit plus de peurs que de mal.
  • Tulamben - Se han movido las casas durante 4-5 segundos.
  • Jasri - Nous avons entendu un bruit sourd et la maison à légèrement tremblé
  • Tulamben - Das ganze Haus hat ein paar Sekunden gewackelt und geklappert, Wändehaben gezittert
  • Amed - Quake durant 4/5 secondes impressionnant, pas de dégât juste grosse secousse
  • Amed - Aucun dommages mais impressionnant
  • Bali - No damage, but whole house rocking
  • Ubud - On avait l'impression que quelqu'un bougeait le lit fortement ça à durer environ 5 secondes ..
  • Bali, Ubud - Windows rattling, room shaking. Approx 2min of room away and light movement t after major shake
  • Amed - Aucun dégâts
  • Amed - Very short duration, no damages
  • GEOFON Sumbawa Region, Indonesia Jul 31 23:40 5.4 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Labuhankananga, Indonesia Jul 31 23:40 5.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO




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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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