Maggiore terremoto magnitudine 8.2 - Off the West Coast of Northern Sumatra, mercoledì, 11 aprile 2012

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un aftershock del M 8.6 terremoto: off the west coast of northern Sumatra (Indonesia) Wed, 11 Apr 08h38 che si è verificato 2 ore e 5 minuti prima.
Maggiore terremoto magnitudine 8.2 - Off the West Coast of Northern Sumatra, mercoledì, 11 aprile 2012

Great magnitude 8.2 earthquake at 25 km depth

Data & ora: 11 Apr 2012 10:43:10 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 8.2
Profondità: 25.1 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0,802°N / 92,463°E (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
455 km WSW da Loku (Aceh, Indonesia)
474 km WSW da Sinabang (Kabupaten Simeulue, Aceh, Indonesia) (pop: 15,000)
551 km SW da Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia) (pop: 35,100)
616 km SSW da Banda Aceh (Indonesia) (pop: 250,800)
710 km W da Sibolga (North Sumatra, Indonesia) (pop: 79,700)
713 km SW da Lhokseumawe (Aceh, Indonesia) (pop: 89,000)
738 km WSW da Binjai (North Sumatra, Indonesia) (pop: 228,800)
750 km WSW da Sunggal (North Sumatra, Indonesia) (pop: 157,900)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,3 x 1017 joules (34970 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3 x 107 tons of TNT or 1880,6 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 8.225 kmoff the west coast of northern SumatraUSGS
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