Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 133 km W of Bengkulu, Indonesia, viernes, 08 ago. 2008

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 133 km W of Bengkulu, Indonesia, viernes, 08 ago. 2008

Moderate magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 23 km depth

Fecha & hora: 8 Aug 2008 06:37:41 UTC
Magnitud: 5.8
Profundidad: 23.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3.942°S / 101.076°E (Océano Índico, Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Bukit Lumut (149 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km al O de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
169 km al OSO de Curup (pop: 46,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
211 km al OSO de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
213 km al S de Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
241 km al O de Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
274 km al O de Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
342 km al SSE de Padang (pop: 840,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
344 km al O de Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
423 km al OSO de Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
687 km al ONO de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.823 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 5.8 terremoto: Océano Índico, 133 km al oeste de Bengkulu, Indonesia Fri, 8 Aug 2008 06:37

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
  • 08 Aug 2008 07:32 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    36.3 km (22.6 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    11239 km (6984 mi) distance
    | | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 133 km W of Bengkulu, Indonesia, viernes, 08 ago. 2008
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