Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 11 August 2020
11 Aug 10:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.51°N / 96.49°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Geureudong (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (36 mi) NE of Meulaboh (pop: 35,100)
81 km (50 mi) SW of Bireun (pop: 25,800)
82 km (51 mi) SE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400)
104 km (65 mi) SW of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000)
172 km (107 mi) SE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800)
1657 km (1030 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 11 Aug 10:09 UTC||M 3.4 / 10 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
|Tue, 11 Aug 10:09 UTC||M 3.4 / 10 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||EMSC|
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