Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 33 km west of Pariaman, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 23 June 2021 at 07:17 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 29 km depth
23 Jun 13:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 hours.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.68°S / 99.83°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tandikat (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of Padang (pop: 840,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SW of Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Solok (pop: 48,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WSW of Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) W of Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) SW of Pekanbaru (pop: 704,000) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) NW of Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) SW of Balaipungut (pop: 56,500) --> See nearby quakes!
993 km (617 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 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.6||29 km||Southern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
|2.6||29 km||SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.