Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 69 km south of Padang, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 18 February 2020 at 23:04 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 69 km south of Padang, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 18 February 2020 at 23:04 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 29 km depth

18 Feb 23:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Feb 19 04:45: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 34.0 to 29.0 km.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2020 23:04:52 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.57°S / 100.39°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Talang (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SSW of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSE of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) WNW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) S of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) S of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) SSW of Pekanbaru (pop: 704,000) --> See nearby quakes!
507 km (315 mi) WNW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
883 km (549 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Pulau Aurgadang Island --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) E of Siberut Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 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.
M 4.129 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 3.934 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaEMSC

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