Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.3 - 260 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunedì, 19 ottobre 2020 -

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un aftershock del M 5.6 terremoto: 268 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia Mon, 19 Oct 07h31 che si è verificato 2 ore e 11 minuti prima.
Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.3 - 260 km south da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, lunedì, 19 ottobre 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 12 km depth

19 Oct 10:03 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 20 minuti.
19 Oct 11:19: Profondità ricalcolata da 37.0 a 30.0 km (da 23 a 18.6 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al O.
19 Oct 12:34: Profondità ricalcolata da 30.0 a 37.0 km (da 18.6 a 23 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 16.5 km (10.3 mi) al NE.
19 Oct 16:55: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Update Mon, 19 Oct 2020, 10:30
Significant earthquake of magnitude 5.1 just reported in Indonesia
A magnitude 5.1 earthquake only 47 minutes ago was reported by the EMSC agency, considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at intermediate depth of 37 km (23 mi) beneath the epicenter given as 197 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia. The magnitude could be revised within the next few minutes as the agency updates and refines its calcuations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service at VolcanoDiscovery also identified a second report from the USGS agency which listed the quake at magnitude 5.1 as well.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 19 Oct 2020 09:42:54 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: lunedì, 19 ott 2020 16:42 (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 5.3
Profondità: 12.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 3.29°S / 100.34°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Hutapanjang (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
180 km SW da Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900)
221 km WNW da Bengkulu (pop: 309,700)
243 km W da Curup (pop: 46,200)
260 km S da Padang (pop: 840,400)
280 km W da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200)
298 km S da Pariaman (pop: 92,200)
787 km SSE da Medan (pop: 1,751,000)
791 km WNW da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.8°C (82 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SSE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 5.312 kmKep. Mentawai Region, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.137 km197 Km SW of Sungai Penuh, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.123 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 4.926 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.137 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaEMSC

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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - 260 km south of Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, on Monday, 19 Oct 4.42 pm (GMT +7)

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