Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 36 km south of Padangsidempuan, Kota Padang Sidempuan, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 3 May 2020 at 08:10 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 38 km depth
3 May 08:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.06°N / 99.21°E (North Sumatra, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Lubukraya (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) S of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) SSE of Sibolga (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SSW of Bandar (Kabupaten Labuhan Batu) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SSW of Rantauprapat (pop: 103,000) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) S of Pematangsiantar (pop: 209,600) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) S of Kisaran (pop: 129,900) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) SSW of Tanjungbalai (pop: 142,500) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) NNW of Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SSE of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (223 mi) SW of Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) (pop: 1,454,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.4||38 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
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