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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 55km S of Bireun, Indonesia

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 55km S of Bireun, Indonesia on Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - 55km S of Bireun, Indonesia on Tuesday, 2 July 2013
Date & time: Tue, 2 Jul 07:37:02 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, July 02, 2013 14:37:02
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.6978°N / 96.6871°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Geureudong (17 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 2 Jul
Tue, 2 Jul 07:37 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Tue, 2 Jul 07:37 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmNORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 2 Jul 07:37 UTCM 6.0Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Bukit Fraser (572.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt the whole house slightly swaying side to side as I was sitting in a rigid chair. (Concrete house on cement columns).
Penang, Malaysia / MMI IV (Light shaking): woww.. am rocking dude...
phuket, thailand / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bayan Lepas / MMI III (Weak shaking): subtle side-to-side swaying experienced from floors 5 and higher
singapore / not felt
Medan / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): light building shaking. no damage. everyone felt it....3 or 4 pulses
Sungai Dua, Penang / MMI II (Very weak shaking): At first I thought I was having a headache while working in front of a computer. I stopped for a while and felt my desk was shaking too. I was at 5th floor. My friend at ground floor also felt it.
Penang / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kuala Lumpur Malaysia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bukit Gambir, Penang / MMI III (Weak shaking): felt it here in Jalan bukit gambir, penang
Kuala Lumpur / MMI II (Very weak shaking): felt slight movement at the 12th floor of a building here in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
kuala lumpur / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tanjung Tokong, Penang / MMI III (Weak shaking): As I was facing my laptop, I felt like somehow my laptop was swaying. I thought it was just caused by a sudden headache. However, the whole office colleagues claimed that they felt it too.
Penang, malaysia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Medan, North Sumatera / MMI III (Weak shaking): Many employees run out the office for evacuation (from 3rd floor)
Seberang jaya, Penang / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tanjung Bungah (407.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
phuket / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Medan, Indonesia (251.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
georgetown (413.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Penang, Georgetown, Malaysia / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Bayan Lepas, Penang, Malaysia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
penang,malaysia / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gurun, Kedah, Malaysia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was sitting still on the plastic chair. Suddenly I felt the chair shaking for a few seconds. This is my first experience.
Penang / MMI III (Weak shaking)
george town (410.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Medan, Indonesia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
butterworth / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
penang island, malaysia (411.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Penang / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Penang, Malaysia / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bayan Lepas, Penang, Malaysia (405.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Georgetown, Penang (411.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I live on the 19th Floor of my building. I have felt my building swaying slightly with pendant lamps lightly swaying, each time there is a strong earthquake in Sumatera.
medan, indonesia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
penang (411.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Georgetown, Penang. / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Phuket, Thailand / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I thought I felt shaking but I was not sure until somebody else mentioned that they felt shaking. I felt two periods of shaking, close together and not very long.
Penang / not felt
Phuket, Thailand / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It was somewhere between Very Weak (MMI II) and Weak (MMI III).
Penang, Malaysia / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gelugor (Malaysia) (421 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was working on my computer in the office when I felt as though my desk was being pulled away from me while I was typing. My drawer keys were swaying and my head felt heavy. (via EMSC)
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) (595 km E from epicenter)(no details): Only lasted for some 3-4 seconds. (via EMSC)
Petaling Jaya (Malaysia) (587 km E from epicenter)(no details): At first I thought I was having a bad migraine attack, then I felt my head swaying and I can't seem to control or stop it, so I thought I was going to faint. I was at the office and turns out everyone else felt it too and later on found out that there was an earthquake in Sumatra. (via EMSC)
Perai (Malaysia) (430 km E from epicenter)(no details): Just a slight fowards motion, as am more than 200km away from the epicentre. (via EMSC)
Perai (Malaysia) (430 km E from epicenter)(no details): felt little dizzy for few second. (via EMSC)
George Town (Malaysia) (424 km E from epicenter)(no details): Creating right awareness and teaching people how to react and recognizing the impact will be good (via EMSC)
George Town (Malaysia) (424 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt it for about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Langkawi (Malaysia) (405 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sitting at my desk in a resort in northern Langkawi and felt tiny shake for about 3 seconds, barely noticeable but aware of the feeling from previous history (via EMSC)
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) (595 km E from epicenter)(no details): The effect after the earthquake was it that it left me with a massive headache due to the swaying of my 18th floor building. (via EMSC)
Tanjong Bungah (Malaysia) (421 km E from epicenter)(no details): can be felt throughout penang island (via EMSC)
Bayan Lepas (Malaysia) (418 km E from epicenter)(no details): The shake was very small. Only I notice it in whole office. Initially I thought I am having dizziness, but after my friend message me and ask me about the shake, I confirm that was a shake just now. Just few seconds. (via EMSC)
Bayan Lepas (Malaysia) (413 km E from epicenter)(no details): Mild shaking (via EMSC)
Bayan Lepas (Malaysia) (413 km E from epicenter)(no details): we felt our sitting place swaying. At first we thought we were having headache then we realized that the hanging boards were swaying as well. (via EMSC)
Bayan Lepas (Malaysia) (413 km E from epicenter)(no details): felt like a bad headache but it lasted only a very short while. almost over before i realized what it was (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 2 Jul 07:59 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]Geureudong (24 km)4.3 NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 2 Jul 13:55 UTCM 5.3 / 25.5 km - [info]Geureudong (11 km)54km S of Bireun, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 2 Jul 15:36 UTCM 5.2 / 24.2 km - [info]Geureudong (9 km)56km S of Bireun, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 16 Jul
Tue, 16 Jul 23:41 UTCM 5.3 / 29.2 km - [info] (150 km)99km ENE of Lhokseumawe, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Sala Dan (Thailand) (264 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up (via EMSC)
Phuket, Thailand / MMI III (Weak shaking): 9 story building swayed a bit, but no sharp movement. Duration was short and no aftershocks felt.
Penang / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(Malaysia) (465 km E from epicenter)(no details): Just parked my car than I felt it was bouncing a bit for a brief moment (via EMSC)
Phuket, Thailand / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken up by shaking for a couple of seconds
nia yang beach phuket at 6.40am / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Krabi, Thailand / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gelugor Penang / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Butterworth, Penang (268.2 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): a little shaking while sitting, 3-5 seconds
butterworth, penang / MMI III (Weak shaking): my PC monitor n stand fan swaying estimate 3sec
Read all reports
Mon, 29 Jul
Mon, 29 Jul 01:43 UTCM 4.6 / 12 km - [info] (97 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 1 Aug
Thu, 1 Aug 18:25 UTCM 2.8 / 10 km - [info]Geureudong (26 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Fri, 9 Aug
Fri, 9 Aug 19:22 UTCM 4.4 / 44.7 km - [info]Peuet Sague (25 km) - Sumatra, Indonesia33km SW of Reuleuet, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Tue, 13 Aug
Tue, 13 Aug 12:32 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km - [info] (48 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 17 Aug
Sat, 17 Aug 14:51 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] (68 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 21 Aug
Wed, 21 Aug 06:26 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (47 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 22 Aug
Thu, 22 Aug 07:42 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info]Geureudong (27 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 22 Aug 12:20 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (108 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 22 Aug 23:59 UTCM 4.6 / 11 km - [info] (32 km)4.6 NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 28 Aug
Wed, 28 Aug 19:16 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (55 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 17 Sep
Tue, 17 Sep 04:34 UTCM 4.6 / 98 km - [info] (98 km)4.6 NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Sep
Thu, 19 Sep 03:50 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (34 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Fri, 20 Sep
Fri, 20 Sep 16:19 UTCM 3.2 / 10 km - [info] (32 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 21 Sep
Sat, 21 Sep 05:11 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km - [info]Geureudong (28 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Fri, 4 Oct
Fri, 4 Oct 10:18 UTCM 3.9 / 11 km - [info]Geureudong (53 km)Northern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct (14 earthquakes)
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 7 Oct 23:11 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Peuet Sague (43 km) - Sumatra, IndonesiaNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 13 Oct
Sun, 13 Oct 17:32 UTCM 5.8 / 51 km - [info] (105 km)18km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 15 Oct
Tue, 15 Oct 12:57 UTCM 4.7 / 65.5 km - [info] (113 km)26km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Sigli (Indonesia) (149 km N from epicenter)(no details): it just like shake by a big wind, but it not make panic everybody. thanks for te emsc-cesm.org reported it, cause usgs.gov and bmkg.go.id didn't detect anything. (via EMSC)
Sat, 19 Oct
Sat, 19 Oct 01:47 UTCM 4.6 / 66 km - [info] (106 km)102km SSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Mon, 21 Oct
Mon, 21 Oct 20:09 UTCM 4.7 / 58 km - [info] (139 km)4.7 OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 22 Oct
Tue, 22 Oct 05:40 UTCM 5.3 / 48.3 km - [info] (37 km)32km WSW of Reuleuet, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Paya Guci, Tangse-Pidie, Aceh (11.4 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): When the eartqueck attack, I was sleeping in my room, sudently I wake up and run out to the yard, mom was panic and prayer loadly...
banda aceh (95.8 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shaky and make ur dizzi, horizontal shake
Tue, 10 Dec
Tue, 10 Dec 02:09 UTCM 4.3 / 51 km - [info]Peuet Sague (130 km) - Sumatra, Indonesia4.3 OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 20 Dec
Fri, 20 Dec 21:10 UTCM 5.3 / 88.3 km - [info]Peuet Sague (80 km) - Sumatra, Indonesia9km NNE of Meulaboh, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Mon, 30 Dec
Mon, 30 Dec 07:43 UTCM 4.2 / 63 km - [info]Peuet Sague (134 km) - Sumatra, Indonesia46km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia[Map]USGS

 

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