Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.6 - 268 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunedì, 19 ottobre 2020 -

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.6 - 268 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunedì, 19 ottobre 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 13 km depth

19 Oct 07:38 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
19 Oct 07:40: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
19 Oct 07:45: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.7 a 5.6. Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 13.0 km (da 6.2 a 8.1 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 4 km (2.5 mi) al SSW.
Data & ora: 19 Oct 2020 07:31:31 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 19 Oct 2:31 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 5.6
Profondità: 13.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 3,36°S / 100,29°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Hutapanjang (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km SSW da Tiop
32 km SW da Buriai
190 km SW da Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
225 km WNW da Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
268 km S da Padang (pop: 840,400)
286 km W da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
651 km SW da Singapore (Singapore) (pop: 3,547,800)
793 km WNW da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.4°C (81 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,6 x 1013 joules (4,4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0,2 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.613 km- 191 km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.910 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.729 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.726 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 6.120 kmSouthern Sumatera, Indonesia [Sea: Indonesia]INGV
M 5.610 km191 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
819.4 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the 5.6 quake 268 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, 19 Oct 2:31 pm (GMT +7)

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (10 quakes):
  • 27 Oct 2020 08:56 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 22 Oct 2020 05:21 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2020 15:17 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2020 14:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Oct 2020 20:25 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    38 km (23.6 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Oct 2020 01:52 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Oct 2020 00:41 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 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
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Oct 2020 07:47 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 268 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on 19 Oct 2:31 pm (GMT +7)

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