Terremoto moderato mag. 4.8 - Indian Ocean, 64 km a sud da Bengkulu, Indonesia, domenica, 21 febbraio 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.8 - Indian Ocean, 64 km a sud da Bengkulu, Indonesia, domenica, 21 febbraio 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.8 at 52 km depth

21 Feb 21:21 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 10 minuti.
21 Feb 21:26: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.8 a 4.9. Profondità ricalcolata da 52.0 a 42.0 km (da 32 a 26 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 3.3 km (2.1 mi) al S.
21 Feb 21:27: Profondità ricalcolata da 42.0 a 44.0 km (da 26 a 27 mi).
21 Feb 21:30: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Update Sun, 21 Feb 2021, 21:30
Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake 67 km southwest of Bengkulu, Indonesia
4.9 quake 22 Feb 4:10 am (GMT +7)
4.9 quake 22 Feb 4:10 am (GMT +7)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred only 19 minutes ago 67 km southwest of Bengkulu, Indonesia, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
The quake hit at a moderately shallow depth of 44 km beneath the epicenter near Bengkulu, Indonesia, early morning on Monday 22 February 2021 at 4:10 am 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the United States Geological Survey which listed the quake at magnitude 4.9 as well. A third agency, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), reported the same quake at magnitude 5.0.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Bengkulu (pop. 309,700) located 67 km from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Curup (pop. 46,200) located 111 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 21 Feb 2021 21:10:46 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: lunedì, 22 feb 2021 04:10 (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 4.8
Profondità: 52.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 4.35°S / 102.11°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Kaba (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km SSO da Bengkulu (pop: 309,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
108 km SSO da Curup (pop: 46,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
131 km OSO da Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
144 km SO da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
171 km OSO da Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
194 km OSO da Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
229 km O da Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
256 km OSO da Prabumulih (pop: 103,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
333 km OSO da Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
564 km ONO da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ESE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 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
4.852 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
5.050 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
4.951 km63 Km SSW of Bengkulu, IndonesiaUSGS
4.946 kmSOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

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