Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 267 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on 21 Oct 9:35 pm (GMT +7) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.6 quake 268 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, 19 Oct 2:31 pm (GMT +7), which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 267 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on 21 Oct 9:35 pm (GMT +7)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 27 km depth

21 Oct 14:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
21 Oct 14:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 19.0 to 10.0 km (from 11.8 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards N.
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21 Oct 15:05: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 27.0 km (from 6.2 to 16.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 6.3 km (3.9 mi) towards NE.
Date & time: 21 Oct 2020 02:35:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 21 Oct 9:35 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.35°S / 100.33°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hutapanjang (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) S of Tiop
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Buriai
186 km (116 mi) SW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
221 km (137 mi) WNW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
267 km (166 mi) S of Padang (pop: 840,400)
281 km (175 mi) W of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
648 km (402 mi) SW of Singapore (Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
789 km (490 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.4°C (80 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from NW
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
M 5.027 km- 163 km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.810 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.010 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.938 km163 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 267 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on 21 Oct 9:35 pm (GMT +7)
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