Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 133 km a ovest da Bengkulu, Indonesia, venerdì, 08 agosto 2008

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 133 km a ovest da Bengkulu, Indonesia, venerdì, 08 agosto 2008

Moderate magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 23 km depth

Data & ora: 8 Aug 2008 06:37:41 UTC
Magnitudine: 5.8
Profondità: 23.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 3.942°S / 101.076°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Bukit Lumut (149 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km O da Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
169 km OSO da Curup (pop: 46,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
211 km OSO da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
274 km O da Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
344 km O da Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
352 km S da Solok (pop: 48,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
412 km S da Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
417 km S da Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
423 km OSO da Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
433 km ONO da Kotabumi (pop: 42,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
437 km SO da Kuala Tungkal (Kabupaten Tanjung Jabung Barat) (pop: 33,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
687 km ONO da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.823 kmsouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.8 quake Indian Ocean, 133 km west of Bengkulu, Indonesia, 8 August 2008 06:37 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
  • 08 Aug 2008 07:32 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    36.3 km (22.6 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    11239 km (6984 mi) distance
    | | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 133 km west of Bengkulu, Indonesia, on Friday, 8 August 2008 at 06:37 (GMT)
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