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Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 13 February 2001

Major mag. 7.4 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 13 February 2001
Date & time: Tuesday, 13 February 2001 19:28 UTC
Magnitude: 7.4
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.68°S / 102.562°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
103 km (64 mi) SE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
105 km (65 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400)
135 km (84 mi) S of Curup (pop: 46,200)
147 km (92 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900)
158 km (98 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
504 km (313 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1015 joules (2206 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 x 106 tons of TNT or 118.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 13 Feb 19:28 UTCM 7.4 / 36 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.4 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 13 Feb 2001 19:28

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (47 quakes):
  • 31 Jan 2003 20:53 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    154 km (96 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jan 2003 02:55 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    53.2 km (33.1 mi) depth
    |
    173 km (107 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Nov 2002 20:04 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    197 km (122 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Nov 2002 22:51 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    67 km (42 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Oct 2002 21:10 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    141 km (88 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Sep 2002 17:10 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    43.9 km (27.3 mi) depth
    |
    206 km (128 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Jul 2002 04:55 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    196 km (122 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 May 2002 08:48 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    160 km (100 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 23 May 2002 22:05 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    138 km (86 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 May 2002 00:12 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    90 km (56 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Mar 2002 22:31 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33.1 km (20.6 mi) depth
    |
    80 km (50 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Mar 2002 08:57 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    65 km (40 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Mar 2002 22:24 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    51.1 km (31.8 mi) depth
    |
    44 km (27 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Feb 2002 17:19 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    32.6 km (20.3 mi) depth
    |
    145 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Jan 2002 05:31 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Jan 2002 14:03 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    108 km (67 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tuesday, 13 February 2001
 

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