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Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 39 km east of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, Nov 6, 2022 at 8:55 pm (GMT +7) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 39 km east of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, Nov 6, 2022 at 8:55 pm (GMT +7) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 39 km east of Sibolga, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, Nov 6, 2022 at 8:55 pm (GMT +7)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

6 Nov 14:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 6, 2022 13:55:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Nov 6, 2022 at 8:55 pm (GMT +7)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.6
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude1.78°N / 99.13°E (North Sumatra, Indonesia)
Antipode1.78°S / 80.87°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoSibualbuali (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities39 km (24 mi) E of Sibolga (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (47 mi) WSW of Bandar (Kabupaten Labuhan Batu) (pop: 31,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Rantauprapat (pop: 103,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
101 km (62 mi) SSE of Parapat (Kabupaten Simalungun) (pop: 10,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
102 km (63 mi) SSE of Tomok Bolon (Kabupaten Samosir) (pop: 10,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
207 km (129 mi) SSE of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeHeavy Intensity Rain 21.3°C (70 F), humidity: 98%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.610 kmNORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC
2.610 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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