Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.9 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, martes, 16 ene. 2001

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.9 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, martes, 16 ene. 2001

Strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake at 28 km depth

Fecha & hora: 16 Jan 2001 01:25:09 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.9
Profundidad: 28.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 4,022°S / 101,776°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Bukit Tiga (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km al WSW de Bengkulu (Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality) (pop: 309,700)
103 km al SW de Curup (Menzel Bourguiba, Bengkulu) (pop: 46,200)
145 km al SW de Lubuklinggau (South Sumatra) (pop: 148,200)
163 km al W de Pagar Alam (Lahat Regency, South Sumatra) (pop: 70,400)
198 km al W de Lahat (South Sumatra) (pop: 65,900)
223 km al SSE de Sungai Penuh (Jaman South, Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
612 km al WNW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
634 km al SSW de Singapore (Oyo State, Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1015 joules (392 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3.4 x 105 tons of TNT or 21.1 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.928 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
M 6.928 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.9 terremoto: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Tue, 16 Jan 13h25

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (12 quakes):
  • 26 may 2001 04:05 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    51,5 km (32 mi) depth
    |
    105 km (65 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 abr 2001 16:08 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    89 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 abr 2001 21:45 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 abr 2001 11:57 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    64,9 km (40,3 mi) depth
    |
    62 km (38 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 abr 2001 23:07 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 feb 2001 19:28 UTC
    | M 7.4 |
    36 km (22,4 mi) depth
    |
    114 km (71 mi) distance
    | USGS | Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.4 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, martes, 13 feb. 2001
  • 18 ene 2001 07:26 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    55,4 km (34,4 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ene 2001 16:49 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    57,7 km (35,9 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ene 2001 14:25 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ene 2001 14:07 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    39 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ene 2001 13:54 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ene 2001 13:39 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.9 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, martes, 16 ene. 2001
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