Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 11 km northwest of Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 06:52 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
6 May 07:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.24°S / 100.3°E (West Sumatra, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tandikat (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NW of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) W of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) N of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SW of Pekanbaru (Riau) (pop: 704,000) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SW of Balaipungut (Riau) (pop: 56,500) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (133 mi) SSE of Padangsidempuan (North Sumatra) (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
985 km (612 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: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||10 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
|3.3||10 km||SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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