Major magnitude. 7.0 earthquake - Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 September 2009 at 07:55 (GMT)

Major magnitude. 7.0 earthquake  - Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 September 2009 at 07:55 (GMT)

Major magnitude 7.0 earthquake at 46 km depth

Date & time: 2 Sep 2009 07:55:01 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 7.0
Profondeur: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.782°S / 107.297°E (Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Kancana (63 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km SSW de Banjar (Bandung, Jawa Barat) (pop: 37,300)
87 km SSW de Soreang (Bandung, Jawa Barat) (pop: 150,900)
91 km SW de Paseh (Bandung, Jawa Barat) (pop: 126,200)
102 km SSW de Bandung (Jawa Barat) (pop: 1,699,700)
104 km SSE de Sukabumi (pop: 276,400)
106 km SSW de Cileunyi (Bandung, Jawa Barat) (pop: 111,500)
181 km SSE de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
604 km W de Surabaya (Jawa Timur) (pop: 2,374,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1015 joules (554 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4.8 x 105 tons of TNT or 29.8 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 7.046 kmJava, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.0 quake Java, Indonesia, 2 September 07:55 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (51 quakes):
  • 29 Aug 2011 08:56 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    49.9 km (31 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Aug 2011 16:54 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    78.9 km (49 mi) depth
    |
    84 km (52 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Aug 2011 21:42 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    76 km (47 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Aug 2011 05:04 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Jul 2011 21:20 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    44.9 km (27.9 mi) depth
    |
    71 km (44 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    11916 km (7404 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 24 Jul 2011 08:23 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    59.1 km (36.7 mi) depth
    |
    113 km (70 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Jul 2011 01:04 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    28.2 km (17.5 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Jul 2011 17:39 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    70.2 km (43.6 mi) depth
    |
    88 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Jul 2011 09:01 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    118.8 km (73.8 mi) depth
    |
    121 km (75 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jun 2011 02:34 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    37.2 km (23.1 mi) depth
    |
    39 km (24 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Jun 2011 07:42 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    45 km (28 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 May 2011 12:31 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Apr 2011 07:24 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    90.4 km (56.2 mi) depth
    |
    133 km (82 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    11916 km (7404 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 26 Apr 2011 06:39 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    95.4 km (59.3 mi) depth
    |
    134 km (83 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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Major magnitude. 7.0 earthquake - Java, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 September 2009 at 07:55 (GMT)
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