Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 29 October 2019
29 Oct 05:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 166.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.76°N / 96.67°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Geureudong (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) S of Bireun (pop: 25,800)
66 km (41 mi) SE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400)
71 km (44 mi) SW of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000)
91 km (57 mi) NE of Meulaboh (pop: 35,100)
172 km (107 mi) SE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800)
1663 km (1034 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 29 Oct 05:41 UTC||M 4.0 / 166 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||EMSC|
|Tue, 29 Oct 05:41 UTC||M 3.7 / 165 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
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