Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 13 September 2011 at 23:41 (GMT)

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 13 September 2011 at 23:41 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 38 km depth

Date & time: 13 Sep 2011 11:41:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 38.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.596°S / 99.447°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Talang (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) SW of Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400)
132 km (82 mi) SW of Pariaman (West Sumatra) (pop: 92,200)
161 km (100 mi) SW of Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400)
176 km (109 mi) SW of Bukittinggi (West Sumatra) (pop: 98,700)
202 km (126 mi) SW of Payakumbuh (West Sumatra) (pop: 121,600)
222 km (138 mi) WNW of Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
585 km (364 mi) SW of Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
968 km (602 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.338 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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