- Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 21 February 2001 at 15:22 (GMT)

 - Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 21 February 2001 at 15:22 (GMT)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 5.7 at 33 km depth

Date & time: 21 Feb 2001 15:22:20 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Profondeur: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.9°S / 102.448°E (Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Patah (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km S de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
132 km SO de Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
159 km S de Curup (pop: 46,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
174 km SO de Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
184 km SSO de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
185 km SO de Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
209 km OSO de Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
256 km SO de Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
337 km SO de Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
508 km ONO de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.733 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 17 Mar 2001 05:54 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    50.5 km (31.4 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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- Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 21 February 2001 at 15:22 (GMT)
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