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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 45 km southwest of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia, on Sunday, November 25, 2007 at 17:41 GMT

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 45 km southwest of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, Indonesia, on Sunday, November 25, 2007 at 17:41 GMT

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 35 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Date & time: Nov 25, 2007 17:41:38 UTC
Magnitude: 6
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.238°S / 100.413°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode: 2.238°N / 79.587°W
Nearest volcano: Kerinci (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
111 km (69 mi) W of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) S of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SSW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) S of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) S of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) S of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) NW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
548 km (340 mi) SW of Singapore (Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800) --> See nearby quakes!
839 km (522 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.035 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (43 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
May 15, 2008 11:27
14 years ago
4.5

35 km
32 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
May 10, 2008 22:51
14 years ago
4.1

35 km
23 km SW of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
May 5, 2008 09:52
14 years ago
4.6

35 km
55 km NE of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Mar 25, 2008 03:22
14 years ago
4.5

35 km
26 km NE of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Mar 24, 2008 19:22
14 years ago
4.5

35 km
90 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Jambi, IndonesiaMore
Mar 9, 2008 09:16
14 years ago
4.6

35 km
24 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Mar 5, 2008 13:26
14 years ago
4.1

28 km
56 km E of Pulau Pittojat Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Mar 1, 2008 22:25
14 years ago
4.0

35 km
34 km NE of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 27, 2008 10:25
14 years ago
4.9

35 km
50 km NE of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 26, 2008 07:27
14 years ago
4.5

35 km
31 km NE of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 25, 2008 18:06
14 years ago
6.6

25 km
47 km SE of Pulau Pittojat Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 25, 2008 14:14
14 years ago
5.0

39 km
50 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 25, 2008 13:33
14 years ago
5.3

36 km
48 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 25, 2008 08:54
14 years ago
4.9

35 km
Pulau Siabusabeu, 186 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 25, 2008 08:36
14 years ago
7.2

25 km
29 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 25, 2008 02:08
14 years ago
4.2

35 km
54 km NE of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 24, 2008 14:57
14 years ago
5.4

25 km
25 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 24, 2008 14:46
14 years ago
6.5

22 km
38 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 24, 2008 14:40
14 years ago
5.3

23 km
31 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 24, 2008 08:53
14 years ago
5.2

28 km
45 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 23, 2008 18:52
14 years ago
4.8

35 km
48 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 23, 2008 13:07
14 years ago
4.6

35 km
53 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 23, 2008 09:17
14 years ago
4.8

35 km
58 km NE of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 23, 2008 07:17
14 years ago
5.6

33 km
26 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 23, 2008 02:09
14 years ago
4.6

35 km
52 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 21, 2008 23:55
14 years ago
5.7

24 km
45 km SE of Pulau Pittojat Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 21, 2008 05:42
14 years ago
4.2

16 km
47 km E of Pulau Pittojat Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 20, 2008 00:19
14 years ago
4.1

35 km
55 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Feb 19, 2008 17:01
14 years ago
5.4

14 km
35 km N of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Jan 28, 2008 21:53
14 years ago
4.4

54 km
52 km N of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Jan 8, 2008 01:13
14 years ago
4.6

20 km
46 km E of Pulau Pittojat Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Dec 27, 2007 21:51
14 years ago
4.6

44 km
Pulau Baringin, 100 km S of Padang, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Dec 20, 2007 03:10
14 years ago
4.4

51 km
54 km NE of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Dec 14, 2007 06:57
14 years ago
4.3

35 km
45 km NE of Pulau Siabusabeu Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Dec 3, 2007 01:25
14 years ago
4.3

35 km
37 km NE of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Dec 2, 2007 06:33
14 years ago
5.3

51 km
46 km SW of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 29, 2007 01:45
14 years ago
4.8

48 km
41 km S of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 28, 2007 10:05
14 years ago
5.2

51 km
41 km S of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 27, 2007 14:19
14 years ago
4.7

50 km
40 km SW of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 26, 2007 17:10
14 years ago
4.8

68 km
37 km S of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 26, 2007 13:42
14 years ago
4.4

54 km
26 km S of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 26, 2007 11:03
14 years ago
5.0

35 km
43 km SW of Pulau Baringin Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore
Nov 25, 2007 18:19
14 years ago
4.7

35 km
53 km N of Pulau Siruso Island, Sumatra Barat, IndonesiaMore

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