Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Sunday, 12 September 2010 at 08:16 (GMT)

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Sunday, 12 September 2010 at 08:16 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 28 km depth

Date & time: 12 Sep 2010 08:16:15 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 28.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.551°S / 99.679°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Raja-Sabanda (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
193 km (120 mi) SSW of Padang (pop: 840,400)
198 km (123 mi) WSW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
220 km (137 mi) SSW of Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
223 km (139 mi) SSW of Solok (pop: 48,400)
251 km (156 mi) SW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800)
261 km (162 mi) SSW of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700)
281 km (174 mi) SSW of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600)
893 km (555 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.128 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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