Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 16 February 2001 at 13:10 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 16 February 2001 at 13:10 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 67 km depth

Date & time: 16 Feb 2001 01:10:24 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 66.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.781°S / 102.743°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) SSW of Pagar Alam (South Sumatra) (pop: 70,400)
121 km (75 mi) SSE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
142 km (88 mi) SW of Lahat (South Sumatra) (pop: 65,900)
151 km (94 mi) SW of Tanjungagung (South Sumatra) (pop: 53,100)
166 km (103 mi) S of Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200)
174 km (108 mi) WSW of Baturaja (South Sumatra) (pop: 134,800)
481 km (299 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
686 km (426 mi) S of Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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M 5.267 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 16 February 13:10 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 18 Mar 2001 14:48 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    23 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Mar 2001 18:23 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    46.4 km (28.8 mi) depth
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Mar 2001 05:54 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    50.5 km (31.4 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Feb 2001 05:32 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 16 February 2001 at 13:10 (GMT)
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