Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 111 km south of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 4:50 am (GMT +7) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 111 km south of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 4:50 am (GMT +7)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

31 Mar 22:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
1 Apr 03:25: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.6. Epicenter location corrected by 2.5 km (1.5 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: 31 Mar 2021 21:50:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 4:50 am (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.75°S / 101.97°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Dempo (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
111 km (69 mi) SSW of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SSW of Curup (pop: 46,200) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) WSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SSW of Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) WSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) WSW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) WSW of Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> See nearby quakes!
369 km (230 mi) SW of Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> See nearby quakes!
564 km (350 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 24.8°C (77 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 17 m/s (34 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.610 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
3.510 kmSOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

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