Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 51 km south of Reuleuet, Aceh, Indonesia, on Saturday, 3 October 2020 at 07:17 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 51 km south of Reuleuet, Aceh, Indonesia, on Saturday, 3 October 2020 at 07:17 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

3 Oct 15:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 hours.
6 Oct 14:06: Now using data updates from BMKG
8 Oct 18:43: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: 3 Oct 2020 07:17:58 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.77°N / 96.39°E (Aceh, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Peuet Sague (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SE of Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WSW of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SE of Sabang (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) W of Langsa (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1685 km (1047 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.610 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 2.610 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 2.610 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG

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Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 51 km south of Reuleuet, Aceh, Indonesia, on Saturday, 3 October 2020 at 07:17 (GMT)
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