Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.9 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, miércoles, 12 sep. 2007

Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.9 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, miércoles, 12 sep. 2007

Major magnitude 7.9 earthquake at 35 km depth

Fecha & hora: 12 Sep 2007 11:49:03 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 7.9
Profundidad: 35.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 2,625°S / 100,841°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Raja-Sabanda (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
88 km al SW de Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
194 km al SSE de Padang (pop: 840,400)
204 km al S de Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400)
205 km al NW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
236 km al WNW de Lubuklinggau (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 148,200)
237 km al SSE de Pariaman (Sumatera Barat) (pop: 92,200)
549 km al SW de Singapore (Oyo State, Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
776 km al WNW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 4.5 x 1016 joules (12408 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.1 x 107 tons of TNT or 667.2 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 7.935 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 7.9 terremoto: Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia Wed, 12 Sep 23h49

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (231 quakes):
  • 29 ago 2009 04:13 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    35,8 km (22,2 mi) depth
    |
    370 km (230 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 ene 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    11215 km (6969 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 23 ago 2009 17:38 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    18,2 km (11,3 mi) depth
    |
    178 km (111 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 ago 2009 11:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    202 km (125 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 ago 2009 02:55 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    215 km (134 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 ago 2009 17:50 UTC
    | M 5.9 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    374 km (232 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 ago 2009 16:26 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    19,8 km (12,3 mi) depth
    |
    369 km (229 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 ago 2009 13:55 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    203 km (126 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 ago 2009 00:07 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    38,7 km (24 mi) depth
    |
    217 km (135 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ago 2009 20:23 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    30,4 km (18,9 mi) depth
    |
    200 km (124 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ago 2009 18:50 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    206 km (128 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ago 2009 12:57 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    196 km (122 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ago 2009 12:49 UTC
    | M 5.8 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    204 km (127 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ago 2009 10:45 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    199 km (123 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 ago 2009 07:38 UTC
    | M 6.7 |
    20 km (12,4 mi) depth
    |
    197 km (122 mi) distance
    | USGS | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.7 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, domingo, 16 ago. 2009
  • 29 jul 2009 09:31 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    3,9 km (2,4 mi) depth
    |
    332 km (206 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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