Earthquake Details


More information about this international event may be available from the United States Geological Survey


Station map

The following map shows the location of the stations that detected this earthquake.
Note: This map may not include all non-Geoscience Australia stations. Check the phase arrivals list below for all information


Phase arrivals

The following table lists the phase arrivals associated with this earthquake.

Station ID Station Name Phase Arrival (UTC) Signal to Noise Ratio Residual(s) Distance (km) Azimuth (°) Use of Phases
TNTI TERNATE, INDONESIA P 31/08/2012  12:49:57.39 161.49 0.13 1129 177 Non Defining
SANI SANANA, MOLUCCAS, INDONESIA P 31/08/2012  12:50:31.43 1199.60 -4.64 1444 184 Non Defining
ISG ISHIGAKI, RYUKYU ISKAND, JAPAN P 31/08/2012  12:50:49.44 752.11 3.61 1525 350 Non Defining
BKB BALIKPAPAN, KALIMANTAN, INDONESIA P 31/08/2012  12:51:14.47 29.83 3.97 1728 220 Defining
GENI GENYEM, IRIAN JAYA, INDONESIA P 31/08/2012  12:51:55.51 15.17 2.02 2109 135 Defining
SAUI SAUMLAKI, TANIMBAR, INDONESIA P 31/08/2012  12:51:58.51 32.13 0.37 2160 166 Defining
MMRI MAUMERE, FLORES, INDONESIA P 31/08/2012  12:52:05.52 29.34 0.04 2232 193 Defining
MTN MANTON DAM DARWIN NT P 31/08/2012  12:52:44.56 150.11 -3.40 2686 170 Non Defining
KDU KAKADU, NT P 31/08/2012  12:52:45.56 520.61 -3.34 2699 166 Non Defining
KNRA KUNUNURRA, WA P 31/08/2012  12:53:07.58 400.10 -3.26 2966 176 Non Defining
FITZ FITZROY CROSSING, WA P 31/08/2012  12:53:28.60 360.16 -3.47 3231 182 Non Defining
COEN COEN, QLD P 31/08/2012  12:53:35.61 76.64 -2.92 3305 146 Non Defining
RABL RABAUL, PAPUA NEW GUINEA P 31/08/2012  12:53:38.61 7.19 2.54 3275 120 Defining
XMI CHRISTMAS ISLAND AIRPORT, AUSTRALIA P 31/08/2012  12:53:40.62 5.55 0.84 3332 225 Defining
MTSU MOUNT SURPRISE, QLD P 31/08/2012  12:54:11.65 153.73 -2.52 3763 149 Defining
QIS MOUNT ISA, QLD P 31/08/2012  12:54:11.65 2315.60 -3.00 3772 158 Non Defining
GIRL GIRALIA, WA P 31/08/2012  12:54:28.66 79.82 -2.40 3977 200 Defining
WRKA WARAKURNA, WA P 31/08/2012  12:54:29.66 2450.10 -3.15 4004 178 Non Defining
MEEK MEEKATHARRA, WA P 31/08/2012  12:54:49.68 903.35 -3.49 4271 192 Non Defining
WAKE WAKE ISLAND, USA P 31/08/2012  12:55:03.70 5.43 2.57 4374 73 Defining
MORW MORAWA, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:14.71 143.43 -3.29 4597 194 Non Defining
QLP QUILPIE, QLD P 31/08/2012  12:55:14.71 3.94 -1.31 4579 156 Defining
FORT FORREST, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:17.71 929.52 -3.04 4641 178 Non Defining
BLDU BALLIDU, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:24.72 474.65 -3.86 4745 193 Non Defining
KMBL KAMBALDA, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:24.72 417.78 -3.45 4734 186 Non Defining
EIDS EIDSVOLD STATION, QLD P 31/08/2012  12:55:30.73 87.21 -3.37 4820 147 Non Defining
KLBR KELLERBERRIN, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:30.73 201.40 -3.51 4827 191 Non Defining
RMQ ROMA, QLD P 31/08/2012  12:55:30.73 10.50 -1.25 4792 151 Defining
MUN MUNDARING, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:36.73 394.86 -3.27 4904 193 Non Defining
BBOO BUCKLEBOO, SA P 31/08/2012  12:55:41.74 956.73 -2.99 4964 169 Non Defining
NWAO NARROGIN, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:42.74 96.08 -3.12 4983 191 Defining
STKA STEPHENS CREEK, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:55:44.74 209.03 -3.08 5016 162 Non Defining
HTT HALLETT, SA P 31/08/2012  12:55:51.75 216.15 -2.62 5099 166 Defining
MALK MAHAKANADARAWA, SRI LANKA P 31/08/2012  12:55:52.75 215.19 0.35 5079 271 Defining
CMSA COBAR, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:55:53.75 196.37 -2.92 5136 157 Defining
HALK HAKMANA, SRI LANKA P 31/08/2012  12:55:54.75 89.83 0.11 5101 268 Defining
RKGY ROCKY GULLY, WA P 31/08/2012  12:55:56.75 86.34 -2.33 5171 191 Defining
ARMA ARMIDALE, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:56:06.76 31.29 -2.49 5312 151 Defining
ARPS MT ARAPILES, VIC P 31/08/2012  12:56:21.78 847.77 -2.72 5535 164 Defining
YNG YOUNG, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:56:21.78 64.40 -2.33 5525 156 Defining
MGCD MANGROVE CREEK DAM, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:56:25.78 18.69 0.46 5546 153 Defining
RIV ST IGNATIUS COLLEGE, RIVERVIEW, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:56:28.78 26.94 -0.90 5607 154 Defining
CNB KOWEN FOREST, ACT P 31/08/2012  12:56:31.79 106.57 -2.07 5666 156 Defining
TOO TOOLANGI, VIC P 31/08/2012  12:56:36.79 61.99 -1.88 5738 161 Defining
MILA MILA, NSW P 31/08/2012  12:56:42.80 82.93 -1.89 5828 157 Defining
LHI LORD HOWE ISLAND, AUSTRALIA P 31/08/2012  12:56:43.80 16.50 -1.59 5843 145 Defining
KAAM GEOFON STATION KAADHEHDHOO, MALDIVES P 31/08/2012  12:57:00.82 20.08 1.22 6061 263 Defining
MIDW MIDWAY ISLAND, USA P 31/08/2012  12:57:05.82 8.64 2.80 6110 63 Defining
MOO MOORLANDS, TAS P 31/08/2012  12:57:11.83 74.89 -2.38 6292 162 Defining
NFK NORFOLK ISLAND, AUSTRALIA P 31/08/2012  12:57:13.83 12.73 0.40 6268 136 Defining
JOHN JOHNSTON ISLAND, USA P 31/08/2012  12:57:54.87 12.64 3.33 6888 77 Defining
NIUE NIUE ISLAND, NIUE P 31/08/2012  12:58:39.91 20.53 0.24 7701 115 Defining
MCQ MACQUARIE ISLAND, AUSTRALIA P 31/08/2012  12:58:46.92 12.63 -1.97 7881 161 Defining
CASY CASEY, ANTARCTICA P 31/08/2012  12:59:28.96 120.98 -2.96 8695 187 Defining
SBV SAMBAVA, MADAGASCAR P 31/08/2012  12:59:43.98 8.09 1.41 8911 254 Defining
VOI VOHITSOKA, MADAGASCAR P 31/08/2012  13:00:05.00 121.44 -2.90 9471 246 Defining
MAW MAWSON, ANTARCTICA P 31/08/2012  13:00:31.03 313.23 -2.65 10085 200 Defining
SBA SCOTT BASE, ANTARCTICA P 31/08/2012  13:00:37.03 210.16 -1.72 10187 172 Defining
LSZ LUSAKA, ZAMBIA P 31/08/2012  13:01:22.08 10.69 0.70 11249 256 Defining

Data and seismograms

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Data retrieved: 10/12/2016 @ 14:46:27 (UTC)