Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Thursday, 9 June 1994 at 03:04 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Thursday, 9 June 1994 at 03:04 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 9 Jun 1994 03:04:34 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.884°S / 99.557°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Talang (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
137 km (85 mi) SW of Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400)
154 km (96 mi) SSW of Pariaman (West Sumatra) (pop: 92,200)
172 km (107 mi) SW of Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400)
197 km (123 mi) SSW of Bukittinggi (West Sumatra) (pop: 98,700)
205 km (127 mi) W of Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
221 km (137 mi) SSW of Payakumbuh (West Sumatra) (pop: 121,600)
594 km (369 mi) SW of Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
941 km (585 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.433 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Thursday, 9 June 1994 at 03:04 (GMT)
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