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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 89 km northeast of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 00:02 GMT

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 89 km northeast of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 00:02 GMT Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 89 km northeast of Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Indonesia, on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 00:02 GMT

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 24 km depth

27 Oct 01:17 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 25.0 to 24.0 km.
Date & time: Oct 27, 2014 00:02:47 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.541°N / 97.872°E (Detroit de Malacca, Indonesia)
Antipode: 5.541°S / 82.128°W
Nearest volcano: Geureudong (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
89 km (56 mi) ENE of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) N of Langsa (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ENE of Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) NNW of Tanjungtiram (Kabupaten Langkat) (pop: 25,100) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) NNW of Pangkalan Brandan (Kabupaten Langkat) (pop: 25,500) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) ENE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NNW of Belawan (pop: 102,700) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) NNW of Medan (pop: 1,751,000) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) NNW of Percut (pop: 311,100) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (175 mi) E of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) W of Penang Island (pop: 860,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.124 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
4.835 km96km N of Langsa, IndonesiaUSGS
4.851 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ

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Nabon, Chalong, Phuket (262.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My sofa move two times, very short time maybe 2 seconds  
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