Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - 196 km southwest of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Friday, 3 April 2020 at 22:56 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
3 Apr 23:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Apr 2020 22:56:44 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.36°S / 101.45°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Dempo (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
196 km (122 mi) SSW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (173 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (190 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (206 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (228 mi) S of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
456 km (283 mi) SW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
605 km (376 mi) W of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.8||10 km||Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
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