Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 62 km southwest of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 1:42 pm (GMT +7) -

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 62 km southwest of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 1:42 pm (GMT +7)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 154 km depth

14 Mar 07:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Mar 2021 06:42:21 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 14 Mar 2021 1:42 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 154.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.45°N / 98.31°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sibualbuali (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (38 mi) WSW of Sibolga (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) W of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSE of Singkil (pop: 46,800) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) WSW of Rantauprapat (pop: 103,000) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) SSW of Pematangsiantar (pop: 209,600) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SW of Kisaran (pop: 129,900) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (143 mi) SSW of Tebingtinggi (pop: 117,500) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) SW of Tanjungbalai (pop: 142,500) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (149 mi) S of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) NW of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ENE of Nias Island (pop: 756,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.6°C (82 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from S
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.0154 kmNORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

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