Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 32 km south of Tongging, Kabupaten Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 5:55 am (GMT +7) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 May 23:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
|Date & time||May 25, 2022 22:55:30 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 5:55 am (GMT +7)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||2.61°N / 98.52°E (North Sumatra, Indonesia)|
|Antipode||2.61°S / 81.48°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Toba (46 km / 29 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||32 km (20 mi) S of Tongging (Kabupaten Karo) (pop: 16,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
38 km (24 mi) W of Tomok Bolon (Kabupaten Samosir) (pop: 10,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) S of Kabanjahe (pop: 57,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) S of Berastagi (pop: 44,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Pematangsiantar (pop: 209,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) ENE of Singkil (Aceh) (pop: 46,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
92 km (57 mi) SW of Pekan Bahapal (pop: 40,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
109 km (68 mi) S of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 15.7°C (60 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from N|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.8||10 km||NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.