Mag. 3.8 earthquake - KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 19:12 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 23 km depth
2 Feb 19:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.85°S / 99.98°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kunyit (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
180 km (112 mi) WSW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
215 km (134 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400)
240 km (149 mi) SSW of Solok (pop: 48,400)
249 km (154 mi) S of Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
275 km (171 mi) WNW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
286 km (178 mi) S of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700)
529 km (329 mi) W of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500)
848 km (527 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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