Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 224 km south of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 10:09 pm (GMT +7) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.3 quake Indian Ocean, 228 km south of Bengkulu, Indonesia, 10 Feb 2021 7:52 pm (GMT +7), which had occurred 1 day 2 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 224 km south of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 10:09 pm (GMT +7)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 20 km depth

11 Feb 15:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
11 Feb 16:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 20.0 km (from 6.2 to 12.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards E.
Date & time: 11 Feb 2021 15:09:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 10:09 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.76°S / 101.79°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Patah (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
224 km (139 mi) SSW of Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) SW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) SW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SSW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) SW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (233 mi) SW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) W of Bandar Lampung (pop: 800,300) --> See nearby quakes!
455 km (283 mi) SW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (349 mi) W of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28°C (82 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.020 kmSouthwest of Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
5.022 kmSouthwest of Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
4.923 kmSouthwest of Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

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499.6 km E of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
1007.4 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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