Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.8 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, viernes, 06 oct. 1995

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.8 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, viernes, 06 oct. 1995

Strong magnitude 6.8 earthquake at 33 km depth

Fecha & hora: 6 Oct 1995 06:09:45 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.8
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 2,045°S / 101,436°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Raja-Sabanda (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al ENE de Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
163 km al SSE de Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400)
171 km al SE de Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400)
211 km al NW de Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200)
216 km al SE de Pariaman (West Sumatra) (pop: 92,200)
216 km al NNW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
458 km al SW de Singapore (Oyo State, Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
758 km al NW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 1 x 1015 joules (278 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.4 x 105 tons of TNT or 14.9 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.833 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.8 terremoto: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Fri, 6 Oct 18h09

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 06 oct 1995 18:16 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.8 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, viernes, 06 oct. 1995
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