Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake 109 km southwest of Pagar Alam, Indonesia
Thu, 10 Jun 2021, 10:2810:28 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
A magnitude 4.9 earthquake near Pagar Alam, Lahat Regency, South Sumatra, Indonesia, was reported only 14 minutes ago by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at a moderately shallow depth of 48 km beneath the epicenter in the afternoon on Thursday 10 June 2021 at 5:12 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
4.9 quake 10 Jun 5:12 pm (GMT +7)
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) which listed the quake at magnitude 5.2. A third agency, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), reported the same quake at magnitude 5.0.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Pagar Alam (pop. 70,400) located 109 km from the epicenter.
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Date & time: 10 Jun 5:12 pm (GMT +7) local time (10 Jun 2021 10:12 GMT)
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.96°S / 102.96°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Primary data source: BMKG
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