Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday, 10 May 2010 at 00:25 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday, 10 May 2010 at 00:25 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 57 km depth

Date & time: 10 May 2010 12:25:29 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 56.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.881°S / 101.101°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kunyit (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) SSW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
165 km (102 mi) NW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
171 km (106 mi) WNW of Curup (pop: 46,200)
201 km (125 mi) WNW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
230 km (143 mi) SSE of Padang (pop: 840,400)
237 km (147 mi) SSE of Solok (pop: 48,400)
737 km (458 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
768 km (477 mi) SSE of Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.657 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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