Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.2 - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, sábado, 19 sep. 1936

Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.2 - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, sábado, 19 sep. 1936

Major magnitude 7.2 earthquake at 20 km depth

Fecha & hora: 19 Sep 1936 01:01:47 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 7.2
Profundidad: 20.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,685°N / 97,535°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Kembar (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
91 km al WSW de Pangkalan Brandan (Kabupaten Langkat, Sumatera Utara) (pop: 25,500)
100 km al SSW de Langsa (Aceh) (pop: 54,500)
106 km al W de Binjai (Sumatera Utara) (pop: 228,800)
124 km al WNW de Kabanjahe (Kabupaten Karo, Sumatera Utara) (pop: 57,200)
126 km al W de Medan (Sumatera Utara) (pop: 1,751,000)
126 km al W de Labuhan Deli (pop: 49,700)
148 km al W de Percut (Kabupaten Deli Serdang, Sumatera Utara) (pop: 311,100)
1510 km al NW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 1015 joules (1106 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 59.5 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 7.220 kmnorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 7.2 terremoto: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia Sat, 19 Sep 01h01

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