Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, viernes, 09 sep. 1955

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, viernes, 09 sep. 1955

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 41 km depth

Fecha & hora: 9 Sep 1955 09:42:04 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.0
Profundidad: 40.6 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1,995°S / 100,141°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Talang (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km al SSW de Paniyungrabat (West Sumatra)
119 km al S de Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400)
139 km al W de Sungai Penuh (Jaman South, Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
145 km al SSW de Solok (Asadābād, West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400)
153 km al S de Pariaman (Banas Kantha, West Sumatra) (pop: 92,200)
189 km al S de Bukittinggi (Passos, West Sumatra) (pop: 98,700)
551 km al SW de Singapore (Oyo State, Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
879 km al WNW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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M 6.041 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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