Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 173 km south of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 08:20 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 173 km south of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 08:20 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 25 km depth

6 May 08:27 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
May 6 08:42: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 25.0 km.
Date & time: 6 May 2019 08:20:20 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.35°S / 102.11°E (Bengkulu, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
173 km (108 mi) S of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (South Sumatra) (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (146 mi) SW of Lahat (South Sumatra) (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) SSW of Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SW of Tanjungagung (South Sumatra) (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) WSW of Baturaja (South Sumatra) (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) SW of Prabumulih (South Sumatra) (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
398 km (248 mi) SW of Palembang (South Sumatra) (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
533 km (331 mi) W of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
5.125 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
5.330 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaEMSC
5.120 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
5.434 kmSouthwest of Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
5.335 km181km S of Bengkulu, IndonesiaUSGS

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Kolkata / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt a little giddy.  
547.4 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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