Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 8 June 2000 at 00:37 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.607°S / 101.882°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kaba (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (62 mi) SSW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) WSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) WSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) WSW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (229 mi) WSW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
578 km (359 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||33 km||southern Sumatra, Indonesia||USGS|
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