Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.8 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, viernes, 05 mar. 2010

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.8 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, viernes, 05 mar. 2010

Strong magnitude 6.8 earthquake at 26 km depth

Fecha & hora: 5 Mar 2010 04:07:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.8
Profundidad: 26.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,762°S / 100,991°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Bukit Lumut (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
142 km al W de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
173 km al W de Curup (pop: 46,200)
195 km al SSW de Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
214 km al WSW de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
252 km al W de Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400)
283 km al W de Lahat (pop: 65,900)
704 km al WNW de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
857 km al SSE de Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
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!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.826 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.8 terremoto: Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia Fri, 5 Mar 16h07

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (23 quakes):
  • 14 ago 2010 13:37 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 ago 2010 01:35 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    51,5 km (32 mi) depth
    |
    88 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 ago 2010 02:29 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    26,4 km (16,4 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 jul 2010 10:09 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 ene 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    11230 km (6978 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 27 jul 2010 08:26 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    86,8 km (53,9 mi) depth
    |
    105 km (65 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 jul 2010 05:18 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    91 km (56 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 jun 2010 00:49 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    32,4 km (20,1 mi) depth
    |
    94 km (58 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 jun 2010 08:47 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    27,6 km (17,1 mi) depth
    |
    90 km (56 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 jun 2010 15:02 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    35,3 km (21,9 mi) depth
    |
    100 km (62 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 may 2010 02:46 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    38,4 km (23,9 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 may 2010 18:32 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    24,1 km (15 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 may 2010 16:32 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 may 2010 00:25 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    56,7 km (35,2 mi) depth
    |
    99 km (61 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 may 2010 09:13 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    27,8 km (17,3 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 may 2010 06:51 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    25,8 km (16 mi) depth
    |
    62 km (39 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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