BMKG records the latest earthquake of magnitude 5.1 in Jember, East Java, 06.01 WIB (December 16, 2021)

KONTAN.CO.ID – BMKG has detected the latest earthquake with a magnitude of 5.1 rocking the Jember area of ​​East Java (16 December 2021).

The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) recorded the latest earthquake that could be felt, on December 16, 2021 at 06:01.

According to the BMKG page (, the earthquake took place at the coordinates of 8.55 latitude and 113.49 east longitude. The epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km southwest of Jember, at a depth of 10 km.

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Previously, on December 14, 2021, the BMKG also recorded an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2, at 15:57.

The earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 occurred at coordinates 7.70 South Latitude and 122.03 East Longitude with an epicenter 104 km Northwest of MUMERE AUMRE-SIKKA-NTT at a depth of 97 km.

Another earthquake also occurred on Dec 14, 2021, at 3:31 p.m. BMKG noted that the magnitude 5.4 earthquake came from a depth of 12 km with an epicenter of 102 km northwest of LARANTUKA-NTT. .


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