Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 95 km northwest of Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, 27 Dec 2020 1:50 pm (GMT +7) -

Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 95 km northwest of Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, 27 Dec 2020 1:50 pm (GMT +7)

Séisme modéré magnitude 4.6 at 10 km depth

27 Dec 06:57 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 6 minutes.
27 Dec 08:45: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: BMKG
Update Sun, 27 Dec 2020, 07:06
Magnitude 4.5 earthquake strikes near Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia
4.5 quake 27 Dec 1:50 pm (GMT +7)
4.5 quake 27 Dec 1:50 pm (GMT +7)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 occurred only 15 minutes ago 95 km northwest of Bukittinggi, Indonesia, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Bukittinggi, West Sumatra, Indonesia, around noon on Sunday 27 December 2020 at 1:50 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Bukittinggi (pop. 98,700) located 95 km from the epicenter, and Payakumbuh (pop. 121,600) 109 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 27 Dec 2020 06:50:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: dimanche, 27 déc. 2020 13:50 (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 4.6
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.37°N / 99.85°E (Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Talakmau (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km NO de Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
109 km NO de Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
114 km NNO de Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
129 km SSE de Padangsidempuan (pop: 100,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
157 km NNO de Padang (pop: 840,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
158 km NO de Solok (pop: 48,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
178 km O de Pekanbaru (pop: 704,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
192 km S de Rantauprapat (pop: 103,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
370 km SSO de Kuala Lumpur (Malaisie) (pop: 1,454,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
381 km SSE de Medan (pop: 1,751,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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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.
Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
4.610 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
4.510 kmNORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

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