Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Bengkulu, 56 km southwest of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, Indonesia, on Thursday, 18 June 2020 at 19:44 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Bengkulu, 56 km southwest of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, Indonesia, on Thursday, 18 June 2020 at 19:44 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 49 km depth

18 Jun 20:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Jun 2020 19:44:00 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 49.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.43°S / 101.06°E (Bengkulu, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hutapanjang (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SW of Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SSE of Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SSE of Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) S of Sijunjung (West Sumatra) (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) NW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) WNW of Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
767 km (477 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.649 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
2.649 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaEMSC

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