Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.2 - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia domenica, 09 maggio 2010

Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.2 - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia domenica, 09 maggio 2010

Major magnitude 7.2 earthquake at 38 km depth

Data & ora: 9 May 2010 05:59:41 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 7.2
Profondità: 38.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 3.748°N / 96.018°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Gunung Telago (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km SSW da Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100)
147 km NNW da Sinabang (Kabupaten Simeulue, Aceh) (pop: 15,000)
166 km S da Reuleuet (Pidie Jaya, Aceh) (pop: 40,400)
179 km SSW da Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen, Aceh) (pop: 25,800)
203 km SW da Lhokseumawe (Aceh) (pop: 89,000)
213 km SSE da Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800)
295 km W da Medan (Sumatera Utara) (pop: 1,751,000)
1635 km NW da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 4 x 1015 joules (1106 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 59.5 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 7.238 kmnorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.2 quake Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, 9 May 05:59 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (104 quakes):
  • 28 Apr 2012 01:42 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    32.9 km (20.4 mi) depth
    |
    98 km (61 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Apr 2012 13:38 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    54.2 km (33.7 mi) depth
    |
    152 km (95 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Apr 2012 01:50 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    75.3 km (46.8 mi) depth
    |
    100 km (62 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Apr 2012 19:49 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    113 km (70 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Apr 2012 18:07 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    46.3 km (28.8 mi) depth
    |
    126 km (78 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 31 Mar 2012 12:46 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Mar 2012 22:02 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    59.3 km (36.8 mi) depth
    |
    139 km (86 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Mar 2012 13:45 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    54.8 km (34.1 mi) depth
    |
    145 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Mar 2012 06:55 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    46.1 km (28.6 mi) depth
    |
    126 km (78 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Feb 2012 08:05 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    85 km (53 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Feb 2012 05:59 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    30.1 km (18.7 mi) depth
    |
    146 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Jan 2012 17:45 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    40.4 km (25.1 mi) depth
    |
    142 km (88 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Jan 2012 17:33 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    144 km (89 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 23 Jan 2012 12:40 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    58.3 km (36.2 mi) depth
    |
    124 km (77 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jan 2012 14:52 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    57.9 km (36 mi) depth
    |
    146 km (91 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Jan 2012 20:03 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    39.6 km (24.6 mi) depth
    |
    152 km (94 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Major magnitude. 7.2 earthquake - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, on Sunday, 9 May 2010 at 05:59 (GMT)
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