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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - 154km SW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia on Saturday, 6 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 157km SW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia on Saturday, 6 July 2013

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - 157km SW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia on Saturday, 6 July 2013
6 Jul 05:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 minutes.
Date & time: Saturday, 6 July 2013 05:05 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, July 06, 2013 12:05:06
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 19.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.249°S / 100.5668°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kunyit (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
161 km (100 mi) SW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
198 km (123 mi) NW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
770 km (479 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 6 Jul 05:05 UTCM 6.0 / 29 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
Sat, 6 Jul 05:05 UTCM 6.0 / 30 kmKEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
Saturday, July 06, 2013 12:05:06 (6 Jul 05:05:06 UTC)M 6.0 / 19.7 km157km SW of Sungaipenuh, IndonesiaUSGS
Sat, 6 Jul 05:05 UTCM 6.1 / 30 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Singapore / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Singapore / Violent shaking (MMI IX)

Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake: 157km SW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia, 6 Jul 2013 05:05

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (6 quakes):
  • 16 Oct 2013 23:50 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 Oct 2013 21:29 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    27.6 km (17.1 mi) depth
    |
    33 km (21 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Aug 2013 20:07 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    40 km (24.9 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 09 Jul 2013 17:22 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    22.4 km (13.9 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Jul 2013 17:14 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    12.5 km (7.8 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Jul 2013 17:04 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    10.3 km (6.4 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 157km SW of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia on Saturday, 6 July 2013
 

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