Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 18 September 2007 at 06:32 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 18 September 2007 at 06:32 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 25 km depth

Date & time: 18 Sep 2007 06:32:12 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 25.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.041°S / 101.027°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bukit Lumut (159 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
178 km (110 mi) WSW of Curup (Bengkulu) (pop: 46,200)
220 km (137 mi) WSW of Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200)
224 km (139 mi) S of Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
246 km (153 mi) W of Pagar Alam (South Sumatra) (pop: 70,400)
281 km (174 mi) W of Lahat (South Sumatra) (pop: 65,900)
671 km (417 mi) SSW of Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
688 km (428 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
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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M 5.025 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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