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Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Wednesday, 1 June 2016

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 81 km west of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, Indonesia, on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 22:56 GMT

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 81 km west of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, Indonesia, on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 22:56 GMT

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake at 62 km depth

1 Jun 22:59 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 56.0 to 62.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 62.0 to 63.0 km.
Jun 1 23:02: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 63.0 to 70.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 70.0 to 74.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 74.0 to 73.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 73.0 to 72.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 72.0 to 71.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 71.0 to 70.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 70.0 to 69.0 km.
Jun 1 23:12: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 69.0 to 62.0 km.
Date & time: Jun 1, 2016 22:56:01 UTC
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.14°S / 100.67°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode: 2.14°N / 79.33°W
Nearest volcano: Kerinci (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (50 mi) W of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) SSE of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) S of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) SSW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SSE of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) S of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) NW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
520 km (323 mi) SW of Singapore (Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800) --> See nearby quakes!
523 km (325 mi) SW of Batam (pop: 1,164,400) --> See nearby quakes!
821 km (510 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) SSW of Sumatra Island (pop: 50,365,500) --> See nearby quakes!
497 km (309 mi) SE of Nias Island (pop: 756,300) --> See nearby quakes!
518 km (322 mi) SW of Batam Island (pop: 988,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1014 joules (69.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 60036 tons of TNT or 3.8 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.462 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
6.455 km KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
6.651 km- 79km W of Sungaipenuh, IndonesiaUSGS
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Ghaziabad , india / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
padang (139.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] (reported through our app)
Kelantan Road (522.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Stay in Southern part of Singapore, at 10 level building. Feel the shake and notice the surrounding hanging items is swinging, the door was rattle as well. Lasted for quite a few min, before it stop  
Bukittinggi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Singapore (530.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt from Singapore, a light rocking sensation while still in bed   
Kallang / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Was sitting on the floor.. Felt some swaying.. Hanging objects and even my flower vase were swaying too. Slight giddiness. Living on high floor.  
Singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The fridge compressor started rattling and my body shaking while seated in the chair  
Singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Woken up by mild shake of waredrobe sliding doors and body moving in bed.  
Bendemeer / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : 2 June around 7.15am. Felt it for less than a minute.  
Sengkang / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Fernvale link / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Hanging items suddenly shook for a second. Didn't feel giddy.  
singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Singapore, lavender / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Singapore NorthEast area / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was in Singapore and I felt the tremors of the earthquake at around 7am and I thought it would be the end of the world but I knew that Singapore never experience earthquakes. I share my deep sorrow and condolences for those who have passed away in this  
Padang, Sumatra (144.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : The whole house woke up and ran out in the street. Walls, objects, were shacking pretty strongly for about 20~30 seconds. (reported through our app)  
singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Changi, Singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mounbatten (524.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Padang, West Sumatra (144.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Singapore / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was on 21st storey of apartment building and could feel building swaying from side to side for less than a minute.  
Singapore, 528 east coast road / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Live on the 19th floor. Woken by bed shaking. Light fittings moving in a pedulum around 5 to 6 centimetres. Effect lasted around 2 mins.   
singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Singapore / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Singapore / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Sengkang / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Singapore / Weak shaking (MMI III)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (10 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Nov 8, 2016 09:31
6 years ago
4.5

67 km
Indian Ocean, 83 km W of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, IndonesiaMore
Nov 3, 2016 20:50
6 years ago
4.6

42 km
Pulau Siabusabeu, 196 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Oct 21, 2016 01:45
6 years ago
4.5

56 km
Indian Ocean, 116 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Sep 11, 2016 21:27
6 years ago
4.6

10 km
Indian Ocean, 174 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Aug 24, 2016 13:48
6 years ago
5.7

60 km
Indian Ocean, 108 km W of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, IndonesiaMore
Aug 24, 2016 13:48
6 years ago
5.7

56 km
Indian Ocean, 139 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, IndonesiaMore
Aug 24, 2016 13:48
6 years ago
5.4

33 km
Pulau Siruso, 213 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Jul 10, 2016 06:32
6 years ago
4.7

62 km
Indian Ocean, 77 km W of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, IndonesiaMore
Jun 21, 2016 14:10
6 years ago
5.5

45 km
Indian Ocean, 122 km SW of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Jun 4, 2016 03:18
6 years ago
4.6

43 km
Indian Ocean, 81 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore

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