Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 96 km north of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Saturday, 22 August 2020 at 07:21 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 122 km depth
22 Aug 07:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Date & time: 22 Aug 2020 07:21:47 UTC -
Depth: 122.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.98°S / 102.01°E (Bengkulu, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sumbing (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) NW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) NNW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WNW of Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SE of Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) NW of Pagar Alam (South Sumatra) (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) WNW of Lahat (South Sumatra) (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SW of Jambi City (pop: 420,300) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) W of Palembang (South Sumatra) (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
517 km (321 mi) SSW of Singapore (SG.01, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800) --> See nearby quakes!
646 km (401 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||122 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||EMSC|
|4.6||129 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
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