Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 09:58 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 2 February 09:27 UTC, which had occurred 31 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 09:58 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 39 km depth

2 Feb 10:05 UTC: Premier à signaler: GeoAu après 7 minutes.
Profondeur recalculée de 0.0 à 39.1 km.
Date & time: 2 Feb 2019 09:58:13 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.3
Profondeur: 39.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.903°S / 99.983°E (Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Kunyit (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
183 km WSW de Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
221 km S de Padang (pop: 840,400)
246 km SSW de Solok (pop: 48,400)
254 km S de Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
272 km WNW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
292 km S de Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700)
736 km SSE de Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
845 km WNW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.339 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.510 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.360 km KEP. MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
M 5.310 km- 168km SSE of Muara Siberut, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
padang city (220.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Male city Maldives / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 09:58 (GMT)
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