Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 June 2000 at 23:45 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 June 2000 at 23:45 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 7 Jun 2000 11:45:26 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 6.7
Profondeur: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.612°S / 101.905°E (Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Kaba (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km SSW de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
144 km SSW de Curup (Kabupaten Rejang Lebong, Bengkulu) (pop: 46,200)
163 km WSW de Pagar Alam (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 70,400)
181 km SW de Lubuklinggau (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 148,200)
204 km WSW de Lahat (Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 65,900)
257 km WSW de Baturaja (Kabupaten Ogan Komering Ulu, Sumatera Selatan) (pop: 134,800)
575 km WNW de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
691 km SSW de Singapore (Singapour) (pop: 3,547,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 6.733 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.7 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 7 June 23:45 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (23 quakes):
  • 18 Oct 2000 20:26 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    96 km (59 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Oct 2000 13:08 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Sep 2000 02:08 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    49 km (31 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Sep 2000 18:22 UTC
    | M 6.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    45 km (28 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday, 22 September 2000 at 18:22 (GMT)
  • 12 Sep 2000 16:27 UTC
    | M 6.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    92 km (57 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 12 September 2000 at 16:27 (GMT)
  • 06 Sep 2000 07:20 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Jul 2000 20:56 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    69.1 km (42.9 mi) depth
    |
    79 km (49 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Jul 2000 16:11 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    71 km (44 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Jul 2000 00:10 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Jun 2000 05:12 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Jun 2000 15:54 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Jun 2000 12:54 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    45 km (28 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jun 2000 01:49 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    94 km (59 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jun 2000 15:22 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    90 km (56 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jun 2000 05:52 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    94 km (58 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Jun 2000 22:29 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    54 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 June 2000 at 23:45 (GMT)
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