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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sunday, 4 June 2000

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sunday, 4 June 2000
Date & time: Sunday, 4 June 2000 16:39 UTC
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.646°S / 102.102°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Dempo (133 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) S of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
139 km (86 mi) SW of Curup (pop: 46,200)
145 km (90 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400)
172 km (107 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
186 km (116 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900)
553 km (344 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 4 Jun 16:39 UTCM 6.7 / 33 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.7 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 4 Jun 2000 16:39

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (49 quakes):
  • 18 Oct 2000 20:26 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    80 km (50 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Oct 2000 13:08 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    78 km (48 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Sep 2000 02:08 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    31 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Sep 2000 18:22 UTC
    | M 6.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Friday, 22 September 2000
  • 12 Sep 2000 16:27 UTC
    | M 6.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    93 km (58 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 12 September 2000
  • 06 Sep 2000 07:20 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 Aug 2000 18:33 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    91 km (57 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Jul 2000 20:56 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    69.1 km (42.9 mi) depth
    |
    71 km (44 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Jul 2000 16:11 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Jul 2000 00:10 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Jun 2000 05:12 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Jun 2000 15:54 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Jun 2000 12:54 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jun 2000 07:51 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    91 km (57 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jun 2000 01:49 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    73 km (45 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jun 2000 15:22 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sunday, 4 June 2000
 

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