Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.6 - 268 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunes, 19 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.6 - 268 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunes, 19 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 13 km depth

19 Oct 07:38 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 7 minutos.
19 Oct 07:40: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: BMKG
19 Oct 07:45: Magnitud recalculada de 5.7 a 5.6. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 13.0 km (de 6.2 a 8.1 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4 km (2.5 mi) al SSW.
Fecha & hora: 19 Oct 2020 07:31:31 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 19 Oct 2:31 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitud: 5.6
Profundidad: 13.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,36°S / 100,29°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Hutapanjang (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
190 km al SW de Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
225 km al WNW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
248 km al W de Curup (pop: 46,200)
268 km al S de Padang (pop: 840,400)
286 km al W de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
288 km al S de Solok (pop: 48,400)
651 km al SW de Singapur (Singapur) (pop: 3,547,800)
793 km al WNW de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.4°C (81 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG
Energía liberada estimada: 1,6 x 1013 joules (4,4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0,2 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.613 km- 191 km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.910 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.729 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.726 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 6.120 kmSouthern Sumatera, Indonesia [Sea: Indonesia]INGV
M 5.610 km191 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
819.4 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the M 5.6 terremoto: 268 km south de Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia Mon, 19 Oct 07h31

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (10 quakes):
  • 27 oct 2020 08:56 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    18 km (11,2 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 22 oct 2020 05:21 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 oct 2020 15:17 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    19 km (11,8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 oct 2020 14:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    27 km (16,8 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 oct 2020 20:25 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    38 km (23,6 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 oct 2020 01:52 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 oct 2020 00:41 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    11 km (6,8 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 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
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 oct 2020 07:47 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    17 km (10,6 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.6 - 268 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunes, 19 oct. 2020

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