Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 29 July 2000 at 22:49 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 32 km depth
Depth: 31.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.026°S / 102.38°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
137 km (85 mi) S of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) S of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) SW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SSW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) SW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
352 km (219 mi) SW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
512 km (318 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||32 km||southern Sumatra, Indonesia||USGS|
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