Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday, 19 June 2000 at 07:51 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday, 19 June 2000 at 07:51 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 19 Jun 2000 07:51:30 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.215°S / 102.696°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
146 km (91 mi) SSW of Pagar Alam (South Sumatra) (pop: 70,400)
164 km (102 mi) SSE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
185 km (115 mi) SSW of Lahat (South Sumatra) (pop: 65,900)
188 km (117 mi) SW of Tanjungagung (South Sumatra) (pop: 53,100)
203 km (126 mi) SW of Baturaja (South Sumatra) (pop: 134,800)
214 km (133 mi) S of Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200)
472 km (294 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
735 km (457 mi) S of Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.033 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 19 June 07:51 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 30 Jul 2000 06:22 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 Jul 2000 17:16 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Jul 2000 11:01 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Jul 2000 19:39 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 23 Jun 2000 16:01 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday, 19 June 2000 at 07:51 (GMT)
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