Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 10 November 2007 at 09:43 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 10 November 2007 at 09:43 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 35 km depth

Date & time: 10 Nov 2007 09:43:31 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.437°S / 101.308°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bukit Tiga (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
128 km (79 mi) SW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
172 km (107 mi) SW of Curup (pop: 46,200)
214 km (133 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
220 km (137 mi) WSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400)
258 km (161 mi) WSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900)
265 km (165 mi) S of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
644 km (400 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
750 km (466 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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M 5.135 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 10 November 09:43 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
  • 24 Dec 2007 20:56 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    25.7 km (16 mi) depth
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Dec 2007 21:21 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    27.4 km (17 mi) depth
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Nov 2007 22:59 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 10 November 2007 at 09:43 (GMT)
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