Mag. 3.8 earthquake - KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA, on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 at 14:24 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 21 km depth
6 Feb 14:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.96°S / 99.95°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kunyit (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
189 km (117 mi) WSW of Sungai Penuh (Jaman South) (pop: 95,900)
228 km (142 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400)
253 km (157 mi) SSW of Solok (pop: 48,400)
261 km (162 mi) S of Pariaman (Banas Kantha) (pop: 92,200)
274 km (170 mi) WNW of Bengkulu (Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality) (pop: 309,700)
299 km (186 mi) S of Bukittinggi (Passos) (pop: 98,700)
533 km (331 mi) W of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500)
846 km (526 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) [learn more]
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