Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 445 km west of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Sunday, 9 August 2020 at 07:17 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 14 km depth
9 Aug 07:30 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Aug 2020 07:17:58 UTC -
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.23°S / 102.95°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
138 km (86 mi) SSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) SSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SSE of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) S of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) W of Bandar Lampung (pop: 800,300) --> See nearby quakes!
445 km (276 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (286 mi) WNW of Bekasi (pop: 1,520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||14 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
|4.3||14 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||EMSC|
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