Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 10 June 2000 at 07:41 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 10 June 2000 at 07:41 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 10 Jun 2000 07:41:29 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.969°S / 102.22°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
130 km (81 mi) S of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
155 km (96 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 70,400)
170 km (106 mi) S of Curup (Kabupaten Rejang Lebong, Bengkulu) (pop: 46,200)
197 km (122 mi) SW of Lahat (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 65,900)
199 km (124 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 148,200)
235 km (146 mi) SW of Baturaja (Kabupaten Ogan Komering Ulu, Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 134,800)
361 km (225 mi) SW of Palembang (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 1,441,500)
530 km (330 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 5.033 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 10 June 07:41 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
  • 20 Jun 2000 12:54 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Jun 2000 22:29 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Jun 2000 13:59 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 10 June 2000 at 07:41 (GMT)
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