Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 October 2002 at 21:10 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 October 2002 at 21:10 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 2 Oct 2002 09:10:07 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.859°S / 103.029°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gunung Semuning (Ranau caldera) (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
205 km (128 mi) S of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400)
230 km (143 mi) SSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800)
230 km (143 mi) SSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100)
238 km (148 mi) SSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900)
244 km (152 mi) SSE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
252 km (156 mi) WSW of Bandar Lampung (pop: 800,300)
424 km (263 mi) W of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
520 km (323 mi) WNW of Bandung (pop: 1,699,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.133 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 2 October 21:10 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 October 2002 at 21:10 (GMT)
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