Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Bay of Bengal, 150 km northwest of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 11:51 pm (GMT +5:30) -

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Bay of Bengal, 150 km northwest of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 11:51 pm (GMT +5:30)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 109 km depth

1 Mar 19:25 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 18:21:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Mar 2021 11:51 pm (GMT +5:30)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 109.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.36°N / 94.26°E (Bay of Bengal, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Seulawah Agam (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
128 km (80 mi) WNW of Sabang (pop: 24,500) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) WNW of Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) WNW of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) WNW of Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) NW of Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) WNW of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SSE of Teressa Island (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.7109 kmNicobar Islands, India RegionBMKG
4.770 km132 Km NW of Sabang, Indonesia, IndiaUSGS

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