Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.5 - 265 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunes, 19 oct. 2020 -

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.5 - 265 km S of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunes, 19 oct. 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 17 km depth

19 Oct 07:54 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 7 minutos.
19 Oct 07:55: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: BMKG
19 Oct 08:00: Magnitud recalculada de 5.7 a 5.5. Profundidad recalculada de 12.0 a 24.0 km (de 7.5 a 14.9 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4.6 km (2.8 mi) al WSW.
19 Oct 08:05: Profundidad recalculada de 24.0 a 17.0 km (de 14.9 a 10.6 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al E.
Fecha & hora: 19 Oct 2020 07:47:23 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 19 Oct 2:47 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitud: 5.5
Profundidad: 17.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,33°S / 100,36°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Hutapanjang (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
182 km al SW de Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
218 km al WNW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
240 km al W de Curup (pop: 46,200)
265 km al S de Padang (pop: 840,400)
278 km al W de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
283 km al S de Solok (pop: 48,400)
787 km al WNW de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
792 km al SSE de Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SSE
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG
Energía liberada estimada: 1,1 x 1013 joules (3,12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 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 5.517 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.510 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.529 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.510 km187 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.530 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu

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905.6 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Wayahe wayahe (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the M 5.5 terremoto: 265 km south de Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia Mon, 19 Oct 07h47

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

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