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Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 96 km southwest of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, on Friday, Oct 22, 2021 at 9:19 pm (GMT +7) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 96 km southwest of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, on Friday, Oct 22, 2021 at 9:19 pm (GMT +7) Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 96 km southwest of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, on Friday, Oct 22, 2021 at 9:19 pm (GMT +7)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

22 Oct 14:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
22 Oct 14:30: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: Oct 22, 2021 14:19:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 22, 2021 at 9:19 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.4°N / 96.78°E (Aceh, Indonesia)
Antipode: 4.4°S / 83.22°W
Nearest volcano: Geureudong (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) ENE of Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SSE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) W of Langsa (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SE of Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 16.9°C (62 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 0 m/s (0 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.410 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG

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