Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 15 June 2000 at 04:00 (GMT)

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 15 June 2000 at 04:00 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 15 Jun 2000 04:00:18 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.404°S / 102.052°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kaba (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) WSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) W of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (164 mi) WSW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
342 km (212 mi) WSW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
568 km (353 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 4.833 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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