Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, 16 July 2000 at 21:21 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.928°S / 102.524°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
129 km (80 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) S of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) S of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) SW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) SW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
499 km (310 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||33 km||southern Sumatra, Indonesia||USGS|
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