Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.2 - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia domingo, 09 may. 2010

Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.2 - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia domingo, 09 may. 2010

Major magnitude 7.2 earthquake at 38 km depth

Fecha & hora: 9 May 2010 05:59:41 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 7.2
Profundidad: 38.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,748°N / 96,018°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Gunung Telago (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km al SW de Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100)
147 km al NW de Sinabang (Kabupaten Simeulue, Aceh) (pop: 15,000)
166 km al S de Reuleuet (Pidie Jaya, Aceh) (pop: 40,400)
179 km al SW de Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen, Aceh) (pop: 25,800)
182 km al S de Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie, Aceh) (pop: 17,500)
203 km al SW de Lhokseumawe (Aceh) (pop: 89,000)
295 km al W de Medan (Sumatera Utara) (pop: 1,751,000)
1635 km al NW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 1015 joules (1106 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 59.5 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 7.238 kmnorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 7.2 terremoto: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia Sun, 9 May 05h59

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (104 quakes):
  • 28 abr 2012 01:42 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    32,9 km (20,4 mi) depth
    |
    98 km (61 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 abr 2012 13:38 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    54,2 km (33,7 mi) depth
    |
    152 km (95 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 abr 2012 01:50 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    75,3 km (46,8 mi) depth
    |
    100 km (62 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 abr 2012 19:49 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    113 km (70 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 abr 2012 18:07 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    46,3 km (28,8 mi) depth
    |
    126 km (78 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 31 mar 2012 12:46 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 mar 2012 22:02 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    59,3 km (36,8 mi) depth
    |
    139 km (86 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 mar 2012 13:45 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    54,8 km (34,1 mi) depth
    |
    145 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 mar 2012 06:55 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    46,1 km (28,6 mi) depth
    |
    126 km (78 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 feb 2012 08:05 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    85 km (53 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 feb 2012 05:59 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    30,1 km (18,7 mi) depth
    |
    146 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 ene 2012 17:45 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    40,4 km (25,1 mi) depth
    |
    142 km (88 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 ene 2012 17:33 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21,7 mi) depth
    |
    144 km (89 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 23 ene 2012 12:40 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    58,3 km (36,2 mi) depth
    |
    124 km (77 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 ene 2012 14:52 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    57,9 km (36 mi) depth
    |
    146 km (91 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 ene 2012 20:03 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    39,6 km (24,6 mi) depth
    |
    152 km (94 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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