Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 183 km northwest of Padang, Indonesia, on Sunday, 8 Nov 2020 3:10 pm (GMT +7) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 183 km northwest of Padang, Indonesia, on Sunday, 8 Nov 2020 3:10 pm (GMT +7)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 12 km depth

8 Nov 08:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 5 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Nov 2020 08:10:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 8 Nov 2020 3:10 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.11°S / 98.94°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sorikmarapi (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
143 km (89 mi) WNW of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) W of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) SSW of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) WNW of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) W of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) WNW of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (128 mi) S of Sibolga (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) WSW of Pekanbaru (pop: 704,000) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 mi) S of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) --> See nearby quakes!
473 km (294 mi) SW of Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) (pop: 1,454,000) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SE of Nias Island (pop: 756,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 25.9°C (79 F), humidity: 86%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.212 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
67.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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