Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 19 November 2010 at 21:55 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 19 November 2010 at 21:55 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 213 km depth

Date & time: 19 Nov 2010 09:55:15 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 213.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.181°N / 100.119°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sorikmarapi (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Padangsidempuan (North Sumatra) (pop: 100,600)
105 km (65 mi) SSE of Bandar (Kabupaten Labuhan Batu, Sumatera Utara) (pop: 31,400)
107 km (67 mi) SSE of Rantauprapat (North Sumatra) (pop: 103,000)
131 km (81 mi) W of Balaipungut (Riau) (pop: 56,500)
157 km (97 mi) WSW of Dumai (Riau) (pop: 143,800)
165 km (102 mi) WNW of Pekanbaru (Riau) (pop: 704,000)
415 km (258 mi) W of Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
1111 km (690 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 5.7213 kmnorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.7 quake Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, 19 November 21:55 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 19 November 2010 at 21:55 (GMT)
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