Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - 254 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, jueves, 15 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - 254 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, jueves, 15 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 28 km depth

15 Oct 09:48 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 7 minutos.
15 Oct 09:50: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: BMKG
15 Oct 09:55: Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 15.0 km (de 6.2 a 9.3 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 9 km (5.6 mi) al WSW.
15 Oct 10:00: Profundidad recalculada de 15.0 a 28.0 km (de 9.3 a 17.4 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.6 km (1 mi) al NE.
Fecha & hora: 15 Oct 2020 09:41:18 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 15 Oct 4:41 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitud: 5.4
Profundidad: 28.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,23°S / 100,27°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Hutapanjang (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
180 km al SW de Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
230 km al WNW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
251 km al W de Curup (pop: 46,200)
254 km al S de Padang (pop: 840,400)
288 km al W de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
291 km al S de Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
641 km al SW de Singapur (Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
801 km al WNW de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SE
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG
Energía liberada estimada: 7,9 x 1012 joules (2,21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0,1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.428 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.428 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.329 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.431 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.210 km175 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the M 5.4 terremoto: 254 km south de Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia Thu, 15 Oct 09h41

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (16 quakes):
  • 22 oct 2020 05:21 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 oct 2020 15:17 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    19 km (11,8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 oct 2020 14:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    27 km (16,8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 oct 2020 20:25 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    38 km (23,6 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 oct 2020 01:52 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 oct 2020 00:41 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    11 km (6,8 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 oct 2020 09:42 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    12 km (7,5 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 oct 2020 08:14 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 oct 2020 07:47 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    17 km (10,6 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 oct 2020 07:31 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    13 km (8,1 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 18 oct 2020 22:48 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 oct 2020 20:21 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    25 km (15,5 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (3 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 oct 2020 17:55 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    20 km (12,4 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 oct 2020 00:36 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 15 oct 2020 22:06 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    31 km (19,3 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 15 oct 2020 10:34 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - 254 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, jueves, 15 oct. 2020

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