Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.4 - 254 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, giovedì, 15 ottobre 2020 -

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.4 - 254 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, giovedì, 15 ottobre 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 28 km depth

15 Oct 09:48 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
15 Oct 09:50: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
15 Oct 09:55: Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 15.0 km (da 6.2 a 9.3 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 9 km (5.6 mi) al WSW.
15 Oct 10:00: Profondità ricalcolata da 15.0 a 28.0 km (da 9.3 a 17.4 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.6 km (1 mi) al NE.
Data & ora: 15 Oct 2020 09:41:18 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 15 Oct 4:41 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 5.4
Profondità: 28.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 3,23°S / 100,27°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Hutapanjang (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km WSW da Tiop
24 km WSW da Buriai
180 km SW da Sungai Penuh (Jaman South) (pop: 95,900)
230 km WNW da Bengkulu (Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality) (pop: 309,700)
254 km S da Padang (pop: 840,400)
288 km W da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
641 km SW da Singapore (Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
801 km WNW da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 7,9 x 1012 joules (2,21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0,1 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.428 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.428 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.329 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.431 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.210 km175 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.4 quake 254 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, 15 Oct 4:41 pm (GMT +7)

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (16 quakes):
  • 22 Oct 2020 05:21 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2020 15:17 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2020 14:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Oct 2020 20:25 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    38 km (23.6 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Oct 2020 01:52 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Oct 2020 00:41 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Oct 2020 09:42 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Oct 2020 08:14 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Oct 2020 07:47 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Oct 2020 07:31 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 18 Oct 2020 22:48 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 Oct 2020 20:21 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (3 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 Oct 2020 17:55 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 Oct 2020 00:36 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 15 Oct 2020 22:06 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    31 km (19.3 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 15 Oct 2020 10:34 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - 254 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on 15 Oct 4:41 pm (GMT +7)

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