Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 14 September 2000 at 20:07 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.459°S / 102.831°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (41 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SE of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SSE of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) S of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
486 km (302 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
501 km (311 mi) WNW of Bekasi (pop: 1,520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||33 km||southern Sumatra, Indonesia||USGS|
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