Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 306 km south of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday, February 11, 1958 at 00:46 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 25 km depth
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.92°S / 107.35°E↗ (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode: 8.92°N / 72.65°W↗
Nearest volcano: Mandalagiri (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
192 km (119 mi) S of Banjar (pop: 37,300) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SSW of Tasikmalaya (pop: 271,100) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) SSW of Paseh (pop: 126,200) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SSW of Ciamis (pop: 123,600) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) S of Banjaran (pop: 165,000) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) S of Soreang (pop: 150,900) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) S of Bandung (pop: 1,699,700) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) S of Cileunyi (pop: 111,500) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) NE of Flying Fish Cove (Christmas Island) (pop: 500) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) S of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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