Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 8 June 2000 at 00:30 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.634°S / 101.849°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kaba (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (64 mi) SSW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) WSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) WSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) S of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 mi) WSW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
580 km (361 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||33 km||southern Sumatra, Indonesia||USGS|
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