Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.1 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, mercoledì, 11 maggio 1994

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.1 - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, mercoledì, 11 maggio 1994

Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 28 km depth

Data & ora: 11 May 1994 09:14:33 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.1
Profondità: 28.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 2.056°S / 99.669°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Talang (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km WSW da Laratakpanas (West Sumatra)
145 km SSW da Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400)
168 km SSW da Pariaman (West Sumatra) (pop: 92,200)
178 km SW da Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400)
191 km W da Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900)
209 km SSW da Bukittinggi (West Sumatra) (pop: 98,700)
596 km SW da Singapore (Oyo State, Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
921 km WNW da Giacarta (Jakarta) (pop: 8,540,100)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.128 kmKepulauan Mentawai region, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.1 quake Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, 11 May 21:14 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (6 quakes):
  • 11 Jun 1994 17:08 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    41.8 km (26 mi) depth
    |
    39 km (24 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Jun 1994 03:04 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 May 1994 10:26 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    24.3 km (15.1 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 May 1994 14:33 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    24.5 km (15.2 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 May 1994 09:46 UTC
    | M 5.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 May 1994 18:36 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Kepulauan Mentawai Region, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 11 May 1994 at 21:14 (GMT)
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