Terremoto forte mag. 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 136 km a sud ovest da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, mercoledí, 05 maggio 2021 -

Terremoto forte mag. 5.8 - Indian Ocean, 136 km a sud ovest da Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, mercoledí, 05 maggio 2021

Terremoto forte magnitudine 5.8 at 34 km depth

5 May 01:32 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
5 May 01:34: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.7 a 5.8. Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 5.6 km (3.5 mi) al NE.
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5 May 06:00: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.7 a 5.8.
Data & ora: 5 May 2021 01:24:36 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 5 May 8:24 am (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 5.8
Profondità: 34.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 1.99°S / 99.72°E (Indian Ocean, West Sumatra, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Talang (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
136 km SSO da Padang (pop: 840,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
159 km SSO da Pariaman (pop: 92,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
168 km SO da Solok (pop: 48,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
186 km O da Sungai Penuh (Jambi) (pop: 95,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
200 km SO da Sijunjung (pop: 27,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
200 km SSO da Bukittinggi (pop: 98,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
222 km SSO da Payakumbuh (pop: 121,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
338 km SO da Pekanbaru (Riau) (pop: 704,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
347 km NO da Benkulu (Bengkulu) (pop: 309,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
919 km ONO da Giacarta (Jakarta) (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.5°C (80 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NNE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.834 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
5.726 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGFZ
5.710 kmNear Padang, IndonesiaRENASS
6.020 kmSouthern Sumatera, Indonesia [Sea: Indonesia]INGV
5.723 km137 Km SSW of Padang, IndonesiaUSGS
unspecifiedn/aNear Padang, West Sumatra, IndonesiaVolcanoDiscovery
5.739 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaGeoAu

User reports for this quake (8)

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852 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Tidak Terasah | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Padang (137.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Singapore / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 minutes
1750.3 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
210.7 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Depasar / not felt
Padang (139 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
padang (135.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s (reported through our app)
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 06 Jun 2021 23:39 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    37 km (23 mi) depth
    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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