Terremoto forte mag. 5.7 - 165 km a sud ovest da Padang, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia, venerdí, 05 marzo 2021 -

Terremoto forte mag. 5.7 - 165 km a sud ovest da Padang, Sumatera Barat, Indonesia, venerdí, 05 marzo 2021

Terremoto forte magnitudine 5.7 at 36 km depth

5 Mar 07:40 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
5 Mar 07:43: Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al S.
5 Mar 07:55: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Data & ora: 5 Mar 2021 07:32:56 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Friday, 5 Mar 2021 14:32 (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 5.7
Profondità: 36.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 1.77°S / 99.12°E (West Sumatra, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Talang (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
165 km SO da Padang (West Sumatra) (pop: 840,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
170 km SO da Pariaman (West Sumatra) (pop: 92,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
202 km OSO da Solok (West Sumatra) (pop: 48,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
214 km SO da Bukittinggi (West Sumatra) (pop: 98,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
238 km OSO da Sijunjung (West Sumatra) (pop: 27,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
241 km SO da Payakumbuh (West Sumatra) (pop: 121,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
254 km O da Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
351 km S da Padangsidempuan (North Sumatra) (pop: 100,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
362 km SO da Pekanbaru (Riau) (pop: 704,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
989 km ONO da Giacarta (Jakarta) (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
376 km OSO da Sumatra Island (pop: 50,365,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
362 km SSE da Nias Island (pop: 756,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.8°C (86 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from S
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.736 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
5.618 km157 Km SW of Padang, IndonesiaUSGS
5.527 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
5.733 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu

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6473.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
166.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 20-30 s (reported through our app)
215.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Bukan bergetar tapi berayun (balenong:bhs.Minang) (reported through our app)  
932 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
583 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) (reported through our app)
847.3 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
642.1 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
Singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s
pulau nyang nyang / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (6 quakes):
  • 27 Mar 2021 10:18 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    16 km (9.9 mi) depth
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Mar 2021 23:57 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 09 Mar 2021 11:31 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 08 Mar 2021 23:30 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    33 km (21 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 08 Mar 2021 22:32 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 05 Mar 2021 09:10 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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