Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.0 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia jueves, 08 abr. 1971

Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.0 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia jueves, 08 abr. 1971

Major magnitude 7.0 earthquake at 75 km depth

Fecha & hora: 8 Apr 1971 07:45:59 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 7.0
Profundidad: 75.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 4,33°S / 102,285°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Kaba (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km al S de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
99 km al SW de Curup (Kabupaten Rejang Lebong, Bengkulu) (pop: 46,200)
112 km al SW de Pagar Alam (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 70,400)
132 km al SW de Lubuklinggau (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 148,200)
152 km al SW de Lahat (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 65,900)
174 km al SW de Tanjungagung (Kabupaten Muara Enim, Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 53,100)
547 km al NW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
649 km al SW de Singapore (Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 1015 joules (554 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4.8 x 105 tons of TNT or 29.8 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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M 7.075 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 7.0 terremoto: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Thu, 8 Apr 07h45

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 03 abr 1973 17:22 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    100 km (62,1 mi) depth
    106 km (66 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 abr 1973 23:15 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    98 km (60,9 mi) depth
    70 km (43 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 mar 1973 03:16 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    89 km (55,3 mi) depth
    116 km (72 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 feb 1973 05:31 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    107 km (66,5 mi) depth
    89 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 ago 1972 10:37 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    90 km (55,9 mi) depth
    23 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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