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Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 55 km south of Bireun, Kabupaten Bireuen, Aceh, Indonesia, on Tue, 2 Jul 2013 14:59 (Asia/Jakarta)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.1 quake 74 km southwest of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, Tuesday, July 02, 2013 14:37:02, which had occurred 23 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 55 km south of Bireun, Kabupaten Bireuen, Aceh, Indonesia, on Tue, 2 Jul 2013 14:59 (Asia/Jakarta) Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 55 km south of Bireun, Kabupaten Bireuen, Aceh, Indonesia, on Tue, 2 Jul 2013 14:59 (Asia/Jakarta)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

2 Jul 08:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 2, 2013 07:59:36 UTC
Local time at epicenterTue, 2 Jul 2013 14:59 (Asia/Jakarta)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.3
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude4.72°N / 96.61°E (Aceh, Indonesia)
Antipode4.72°S / 83.39°W
Shaking intensityModerate shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoGeureudong (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities55 km (34 mi) S of Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) SE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) SW of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) NE of Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
103 km (64 mi) SE of Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie) (pop: 17,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) W of Langsa (pop: 54,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
168 km (105 mi) ESE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
261 km (162 mi) WNW of Medan (North Sumatra) (pop: 1,751,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
278 km (173 mi) WNW of Percut (North Sumatra) (pop: 311,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.310 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
4.310 km4.3 NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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penang / Moderate shaking (MMI V)

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