Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 16 km west of Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 30 April 2021 at 09:11 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 Apr 09:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.27°S / 100.23°E (West Sumatra, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tandikat (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNE of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) N of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) WSW of Pekanbaru (Riau) (pop: 704,000) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) SSE of Padangsidempuan (North Sumatra) (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) NW of Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
988 km (614 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||10 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.