Minor earthquake – Bali Region, Indonesia – November 8, 2017

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Magnitude : 3.7

Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2017-11-09 07:02:53

GMT/UTC Time : 2017-11-08 23:02:53

Depth (Hypocenter) : 10 km

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Bali Region, Indonesia Nov 08 23:02 3.7 10 MAPI Felt ItINFO
  • Ubud – Woke up from a light shaking that lasted approx 6 seconds
  • Gianyar – I was half asleep when it happened. Wasn\’t big but it woke me up and shook the bed. Lasted a few seconds.
  • Kuta – The bed was shakeing things rattled.. scary
  • Ubud – At around 6am I was awake when the bed started shaking. It lasted about 15 secs. No damage.
  • Gili T – At gili t. Felt a moderate earthquake. Lasted a few seconds.
  • Sanur – Weak shaking
  • Nusa Dua – Lasted around 10 secs at 6am. In the bathroom and movement was side to side. Rattled items in room.
  • Amed – Appriximately 6am. 15-20seconds moderate shaking followed by 20 seconds very weak tremor. MJR

    One short aftershock felt appx 1 hour later.

  • Kuta – The bed shaking woke me up . Thought the Mrs was knocking one out but apparently it was an earth quake
  • Seminyak – only shook for a short time, my bed was shaking and the water in my plunge pool was washing about, it was exciting
  • Ubud – Moderate shaking
  • Kata South – Woke up to rattling and felt weak shaking, no damage, 4 – 5 seconds felt like, although I was asleep when it started.
  • Sanur – Moderate shaking
  • Candidasa – I had woken up at about 620am and just gotten back into bed when it started shaking. Woke my husband up.
  • Gili Trawangan – Was sleeping and it woke me up. Lasted about 2-3 seconds. Some hanging clothes were shaken onto the floor.
  • Ubud – Light shaking lasted 5 seconds no damage. More of a vibration
  • Payangan – Light shaking
  • Ubud – Around 6am woke to the room shaking, balcony doors rattling & my partner and i looked at each other for the few seconds it continued and mouthed \”earthquake\” at the same time.

    There was a even lighter shaking a time after too, sometime between 630am and 830am

  • Ubud – Weak shaking
  • Jimbaran – Lasted for about 5 seconds.
  • Ubud – Woke up around 6am. Bed shaking
  • Ubud – Woke me up 5.58am room & bed shaking for about 10 seconds
  • Kuta Lombok – Although light shacking, it woke us up at 6.00 am in the neighbor island of LOmbok.
  • Lombok – Woke up from it. 6 seconds
  • Melbourne – Didn\’t think an earthquake in Bali would be felt here…
  • Ubud – Woke up to the bed shaking for about 10 seconds
  • Bali – Woke up bed shaking.
  • Gili Air – It woke me up. Shook for 2- seconds.
  • Gili trawangan – Bed started shaking
  • Canguu – Weak shaking
  • Bali – 20 seconds
  • Seminyak – Bed shook and could hear creaking sound from building. Was in my hotel room, 5h floor at about 6am.
  • Ubud – We were awake in bed when the ground floor room started shaking from side to side.
  • Bali – Woke up from the shaking. It was weak. I think it laster for 10-15 seconds. No damage.
  • Seminyak – Was awake and up in bed, started slowely then more intense about ten seconds all up. Scary/ exciting! Thought it was going to get worse! The power if Mother Earth , amazing.
  • Seminyak – Felt the shake around 6am when i was asleep. The bed was shaking which is lasted for 5-6 seconds. And 2nd time after few minutes which is lasted for 2-3 seconds. Im on the 5th floor.
  • Ubud – Wake up at 5. 55 am by the earthquake. Very weird experience. It takes approximatively 6 seconds. No damages but the bed and the room were shaking
  • Lemdongan – Very weak shaking
  • Nusa Dua – I was woken up at around 6am to the sound of shaking in our room. Being from Australia I didn’t quite know what was happening and then realised that it was an earthquake. I woke my husband who didn’t budge and then I lay there in the shaking bed until it stopped.
  • Ubud – Moderate shaking
  • Gili t – Woke up me up around 5:55am for a few seconds
  • Ubud – Felt less than 10 seconds not sure about the specific timing. Doors to our hotel room made loud shaking noises and we felt a small tremor.
  • Ubud – Moderate shaking
  • EMSC Bali Region, Indonesia Nov 08 21:54 4.9 30 MAPI Felt It
  • Sengigi lombok – Ik denk dat de beving 15/20 seconde duurde. Eerder leek er ook al een kleine trilling te zijn .
  • Ubud – I was in bed and awake. At first I thought something was literally under the bed – there were several strong jolts and then trembling. The mosquito net was shaking (it is tied in knots) It lasted for a good 10/12 seconds
  • Ubud – Moderate shaking
  • Candi dasa – Bed was rocking for 2 seconds
  • Bali – Bed was shaking for 2 seconds
  • Bali – Moderate shaking
  • Bali – Doors of hotel rattled room slightly moved. About 10 mins ago Sanur Bali
  • Bali – Very strong shaking
  • Ubud – No damage
    Lasted for maybe 6 seconds
  • Bali Medahan – Weak shaking
  • Bali – My bed was moving at 5.55 am no damage to the house
  • Sanur – Moderate shaking
  • Ubud – 3-5 seconds
  • Petitinget Bali – No damage
    Noticed the water in pool starting to move and the glass panes rattling
  • Ubud, Bali – The shaking woke me up, lasted for 20-30 seconds. No buildings damaged.
  • Ubud – Lasted about 5/10 seconds. No property damage, we live in an earth building.
  • Lovina – Very weak shaking
  • Ubud – No damage. Rolling, shaking lasting more than 5 seconds and then another wave for perhaps 3 seconds.
  • Ubud – Moderate shaking
  • Ubud – We were woken up by or hotel room doors shaking which lasted for around 15 seconds
  • Legian – It woke me up. The bed was shaking and the room was creaking. Nothing fell.
  • Gili trawangan – Almost 6am descent shaking woke me up. Only short duration.
  • Desa Pererenan – Moderate shaking for 2-3 seconds
  • Bali – Bed shaking on 6th floor of hotel. No damage, shaking didn\’t last long.
  • Sanur – Windows and bed shaking 10 sec sanur
  • Ubud – Woke up just before 6 am to our villa shaking for about 5-10 seconds
  • Ubud, Bali – No damage. Bed vibrated slightly then whole bungalow shook. Deep rumbling sound. Lasted between 6 and 8 seconds.
  • Gili Meno – Woke us up light dhaking
  • Padang Bai – I was in awake in bed, first one short shake, then moderate shaking for a couple of seconds.
  • Ubud – My bed was shaking and I heard noise, like a strong storm
  • Ubuf – Moderate shaking
  • Canggu – I woke up to my bed slightly rocking and the mosquito net slightly searing, the dogs were barking. From the time I woke up, it probably lasted 15-20 seconds. No damage.
  • Ubud – Woke to fairly strong shaking….
  • Seminyak – Lasted for 5-6 secs
  • Ubud – Light shaking
  • Gili T – Woken up from sleep due to light shaking around 6am. Only lasted a few seconds.
  • Ubud – At 0555 the bed shook for around 5 seconds. No damage.
  • Ubud/Bali – Light shaking
  • Denpasar – Woke up with bed shaking
  • Nusa cenigan – Woke to bed shaking lasting 5 sec
  • Legian – Moderate shaking
  • Denpasar – Lasted about 10 seconds. No damage
  • Gili Trawangan – Woke to shaking at 6am. Looked out to see if water in pool was moving, it did wobble for a few seconds
  • Tuban, South Kuts – Woken up in bed from mild shaking.
    Lasted about 20 seconds
  • Nusa Cenigan – Woke to bed shaking ….Lasted 5secs …. No damage
  • Bali – Woke up as the bed was shaking
  • Sanur, Bali – More of a rocking sensation than shaking. Two waves of it that last about 10s each
  • Ubud – Very weak shaking
  • Seminyak – A little jolt and then a moment later the bed started to shake from side to side for about 4/5 seconds. Approx 5:54am. Another smaller one felt about an hour later.
  • Legian, Kuta – Woke up at 5.45am. In the bathroom when the room started to shake. 10 seconds max
  • Ubud – Light shaking
  • Gili T – 2 -3 seconds the bed was shaking.
    No damage
    I was asleep and I asked myself if I was dreaming, then I realised that something was really happening.
  • Canggu – Weak shaking
  • Amed – Strong shaking. People on the beach were unable to stand up. Roof tiles shook loudly but no damage here.
  • Amed – was in Bed, moderate shaking
    the Agung Volcano is just 20km away …
    we will see
  • Senggigi, Lombok – Maybe 10-15 sec. long shaking. No damages registered yet.
  • Keramas – Lying in bed and felt like someone was shaking bed back and forth, lasted about ten seconds
  • Ubud – Light shaking
  • USGS Banjar Dukuh, Indonesia Nov 08 21:54 4.9 10 MAPI Felt It
  • Gili air – Light shaking , Door making noise vhil shaking . Danish tourist holm
  • GEOFON Bali Region, Indonesia Nov 08 21:54 4.7 10 MAPI Felt ItINFO



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    Shaking Strength *
    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) ?

    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) ?

    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) ?

    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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