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Regional Earthquake & Tsunami Alert

Regional Earthquake Alert Latest update of earthquake of magnitude 5.5 or above detected within the region bounded by 20 North - 10 South, 90 East - 130 East. Information will be updated upon availability of new data. Estimation of the earthquake magnitude may differ from other centres, due to varying factors in its determination

Earthquake Details*


Magnitude: 6.0
Coordinates of Epicentre: 5.09 South , 104.47 East
Estimated Depth: 139.0 km
Location: SUNDA STRAIT Approximately 274km WSW from Jakarta , 933km S from Singapore
Date/Time of detection: 02 May 2016 at 12:21 (Singapore Time)
Assessment: No tsunami threat to Singapore
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Recent Earthquake Reported
Recent earthquakes of magnitude 6.0 or above detected within the region bounded by 60°;North - 50°;South, 60°; - 180°;East

Origin date/time (Singapore time) Latitude Longitude Magnitude Region
27 May 2016 at 12:08PM 19.42 S 178.53 E 7.1 SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS
27 May 2016 at 11:44AM 26.95 N 130.14 E 6.1 RYUKYU ISLANDS REGION
21 May 2016 at 02:14AM 25.12 S 130.13 E 6.1 NORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA
02 May 2016 at 12:21PM 5.09 S 104.47 E 6.0 SUNDA STRAIT
29 April 2016 at 03:33AM 15.83 S 167.1 E 7.1 VANUATU ISLANDS
26 April 2016 at 12:19PM 5.44 S 141.5 E 6.3 PAPUA NEW GUINEA
18 April 2016 at 09:06PM 19.43 S 169.12 E 6.4 VANUATU ISLANDS
16 April 2016 at 02:56AM 32.79 N 131.83 E 6.1 KYUSHU, JAPAN
16 April 2016 at 12:25AM 32.75 N 131.16 E 7.1 KYUSHU, JAPAN
15 April 2016 at 07:15AM 8.72 S 128.92 E 6.1 TIMOR SEA
14 April 2016 at 11:03PM 32.7 N 131.24 E 6.4 KYUSHU, JAPAN
14 April 2016 at 08:26PM 32.73 N 131.1 E 6.5 KYUSHU, JAPAN
14 April 2016 at 11:05AM 53.88 N 162.84 E 6.4 OFF EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKA
13 April 2016 at 09:55PM 23.15 N 94.69 E 7.0 BURMA-INDIA BORDER REGION
10 April 2016 at 06:29PM 35.9 N 71.41 E 6.9 PAKISTAN
10 April 2016 at 10:14AM 3.11 S 101.99 E 6.5 SOUTHERN SUMATERA
07 April 2016 at 11:32AM 14.13 S 168.35 E 6.5 VANUATU ISLANDS
06 April 2016 at 02:58PM 14.7 S 169.11 E 6.9 VANUATU ISLANDS
03 April 2016 at 04:23PM 13.67 S 165.2 E 7.0 VANUATU ISLANDS
01 April 2016 at 10:38AM 34.73 N 139.7 E 6.0 NEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
21 March 2016 at 06:50AM 53.84 N 165.21 E 6.9 KOMANDORSKY ISLANDS REGION
19 March 2016 at 09:35AM 45.79 N 178.52 E 6.2 ALEUTIAN ISLANDS REGION
02 March 2016 at 08:49PM 4.25 S 94.16 E 7.9 SOUTHWEST OF SUMATERA
18 February 2016 at 01:25AM 0.8 N 129.5 E 6.1 HALMAHERA
14 February 2016 at 04:14AM 10.47 N 124.96 E 6.1 LEYTE, PHILIPPINE ISLANDS
12 February 2016 at 06:02PM 9.26 S 119.53 E 6.6 SUMBA ISLAND REGION
09 February 2016 at 12:18AM 7.8 S 157.1 E 6.4 SOLOMON ISLANDS
06 February 2016 at 03:57AM 22.79 N 120.69 E 6.4 TAIWAN
02 February 2016 at 10:19PM 25.7 N 124.2 E 6.3 NORTHEAST OF TAIWAN
02 February 2016 at 03:00AM 30.41 S 179.83 E 6.6 KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION
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click to see full image 27 May 2016 at 12:08PM Magnitude: 7.1 SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS 27 May 2016 at 11:44AM Magnitude: 6.1 RYUKYU ISLANDS REGION 21 May 2016 at 02:14AM Magnitude: 6.1 NORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA 02 May 2016 at 12:21PM Magnitude: 6.0 SUNDA STRAIT 29 April 2016 at 03:33AM Magnitude: 7.1 VANUATU ISLANDS 26 April 2016 at 12:19PM Magnitude: 6.3 PAPUA NEW GUINEA 18 April 2016 at 09:06PM Magnitude: 6.4 VANUATU ISLANDS 16 April 2016 at 02:56AM Magnitude: 6.1 KYUSHU, JAPAN 16 April 2016 at 12:25AM Magnitude: 7.1 KYUSHU, JAPAN 15 April 2016 at 07:15AM Magnitude: 6.1 TIMOR SEA 14 April 2016 at 11:03PM Magnitude: 6.4 KYUSHU, JAPAN 14 April 2016 at 08:26PM Magnitude: 6.5 KYUSHU, JAPAN 14 April 2016 at 11:05AM Magnitude: 6.4 OFF EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKA 13 April 2016 at 09:55PM Magnitude: 7.0 BURMA-INDIA BORDER REGION 10 April 2016 at 06:29PM Magnitude: 6.9 PAKISTAN 10 April 2016 at 10:14AM Magnitude: 6.5 SOUTHERN SUMATERA 07 April 2016 at 11:32AM Magnitude: 6.5 VANUATU ISLANDS 06 April 2016 at 02:58PM Magnitude: 6.9 VANUATU ISLANDS 03 April 2016 at 04:23PM Magnitude: 7.0 VANUATU ISLANDS 01 April 2016 at 10:38AM Magnitude: 6.0 NEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN 21 March 2016 at 06:50AM Magnitude: 6.9 KOMANDORSKY ISLANDS REGION 19 March 2016 at 09:35AM Magnitude: 6.2 ALEUTIAN ISLANDS REGION 02 March 2016 at 08:49PM Magnitude: 7.9 SOUTHWEST OF SUMATERA 18 February 2016 at 01:25AM Magnitude: 6.1 HALMAHERA 14 February 2016 at 04:14AM Magnitude: 6.1 LEYTE, PHILIPPINE ISLANDS 12 February 2016 at 06:02PM Magnitude: 6.6 SUMBA ISLAND REGION 09 February 2016 at 12:18AM Magnitude: 6.4 SOLOMON ISLANDS 06 February 2016 at 03:57AM Magnitude: 6.4 TAIWAN 02 February 2016 at 10:19PM Magnitude: 6.3 NORTHEAST OF TAIWAN 02 February 2016 at 03:00AM Magnitude: 6.6 KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION
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