Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - 60 km southeast of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, on Thursday, 24 September 2020 at 12:22 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 140 km depth
Date & time: 24 Sep 2020 12:22:13 UTC -
Depth: 140.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.3°N / 95.82°E (Aceh, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Seulawah Agam (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) ESE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SE of Sabang (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NNW of Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) W of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (159 mi) WNW of Langsa (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (229 mi) WNW of Medan (North Sumatra) (pop: 1,751,000) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) WNW of Percut (North Sumatra) (pop: 311,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||140 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
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