Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 56 km northeast of North Island, Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Sunday, 18 March 2001 at 14:55 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 56 km northeast of North Island, Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Sunday, 18 March 2001 at 14:55 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 4.8 at 33 km depth

Date & time: 18 Mar 2001 14:55:14 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Profondeur: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.03°S / 102.698°E (Océan Indien, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Patah (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km SSO de Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
145 km SSE de Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
167 km SO de Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
173 km SO de Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
175 km S de Curup (pop: 46,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
191 km OSO de Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
194 km S de Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
287 km O de Bandar Lampung (pop: 800,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
327 km SO de Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
478 km ONO de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.833 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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