Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 140 km southeast of Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:36 pm (GMT +7) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 26 km depth
26 May 16:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
|Date & time||May 26, 2022 16:36:16 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:36 pm (GMT +7)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||4.92°S / 102.85°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)|
|Antipode||4.92°N / 77.15°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Patah (87 km / 54 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||109 km (68 mi) SSW of Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
140 km (87 mi) SSE of Benkulu (pop: 309,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
148 km (92 mi) SSW of Lahat (pop: 65,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
152 km (95 mi) SW of Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
170 km (106 mi) WSW of Baturaja (pop: 134,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
465 km (289 mi) WNW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 28.3°C (83 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NNW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.4||26 km||SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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