Sismo leggero mag. 3.9 - Indian Ocean, 155 km a sud-est da Bengkulu, Indonesia, martedì, 16 febbraio 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 3.9 - Indian Ocean, 155 km a sud-est da Bengkulu, Indonesia, martedì, 16 febbraio 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 3.9 at 27 km depth

16 Feb 11:31 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 5 minuti.
16 Feb 11:40: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
16 Feb 22:40: Profondità ricalcolata da 25.0 a 27.0 km (da 15.5 a 16.8 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 8 km (5 mi) al SSW.
Update Tue, 16 Feb 2021, 11:36
Moderate 4.8 quake hits near Pagar Alam, Lahat Regency, Sumatera Selatan, Indonesia
4.8 quake 16 Feb 6:26 pm (GMT +7)
4.8 quake 16 Feb 6:26 pm (GMT +7)
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake near Pagar Alam, Lahat Regency, Sumatera Selatan, Indonesia, was reported only 10 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 21 km beneath the epicenter early evening on Tuesday 16 February 2021 at 6:26 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Pagar Alam (pop. 70,400) located 99 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 16 Feb 2021 11:26:01 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: martedì, 16 feb 2021 18:26 (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 3.9
Profondità: 27.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 4.97°S / 103.02°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Patah (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km SSO da Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
144 km SSO da Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
144 km SO da Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
155 km SSE da Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
158 km SO da Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
187 km S da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
217 km SO da Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
253 km O da Bandar Lampung (pop: 800,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
298 km SO da Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
445 km ONO da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 28.5°C (83 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from WNW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 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.
MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
3.927 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
4.821 kmSOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

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