Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 52 km southeast of Padangsidempuan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on 14 Apr 10:00 pm (GMT +7) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
14 Apr 15:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 14 Apr 10:00 pm (GMT +7)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.07°N / 99.62°E (North Sumatra, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sorikmarapi (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) SE of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) S of Bandar (Kabupaten Labuhan Batu) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) S of Rantauprapat (pop: 103,000) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SE of Sibolga (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) NNW of Bukittinggi (West Sumatra) (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) S of Tanjungbalai (pop: 142,500) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) S of Kisaran (pop: 129,900) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) NNW of Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) SSE of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) SW of Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) (pop: 1,454,000) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|3.6||10 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
|3.6||10 km||NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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