Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 21 km southwest of Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 7 May 2021 at 15:25 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
7 May 15:35 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.38°S / 100.2°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tandikat (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNE of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WNW of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SW of Pekanbaru (pop: 704,000) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) SSE of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) NW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
982 km (610 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||10 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.