Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Friday, 14 September 2007 at 04:03 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Friday, 14 September 2007 at 04:03 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 29 km depth

Date & time: 14 Sep 2007 04:03:44 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.147°S / 100.117°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kerinci (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
136 km (84 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400)
142 km (88 mi) W of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
161 km (100 mi) SSW of Solok (pop: 48,400)
170 km (106 mi) S of Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
206 km (128 mi) S of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700)
222 km (138 mi) SSW of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600)
657 km (409 mi) SSE of Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
873 km (542 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
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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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.229 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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