Mag. 4.8 earthquake - KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 11:09 (GMT)

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 11:09 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 22 km depth

2 Feb 11:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Feb 2019 11:09:38 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.21°S / 100.02°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kunyit (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
199 km (124 mi) SW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
254 km (158 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400)
258 km (160 mi) WNW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
277 km (172 mi) SSW of Solok (pop: 48,400)
279 km (173 mi) W of Curup (pop: 46,200)
288 km (179 mi) S of Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
657 km (408 mi) SW of Singapore (Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
827 km (514 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Pekan Baru / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
253.1 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : A little Padang shake (reported through our app)
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