Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - Indian Ocean, 47 km a sud ovest da Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, lunedí, 24 maggio 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - Indian Ocean, 47 km a sud ovest da Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, lunedí, 24 maggio 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.3 at 30 km depth

24 May 12:55 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 6 minuti.
Update Mon, 24 May 2021, 13:00
Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake 47 km southwest of Benkulu, Indonesia
4.3 quake 24 May 7:48 pm (GMT +7)
4.3 quake 24 May 7:48 pm (GMT +7)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred early evening on Monday 24 May 2021 at 7:48 pm local time near Benkulu, Bengkulu, Indonesia, as reported by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency.
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a moderately shallow depth of 30 km. 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 European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Benkulu (pop. 309,700) located 47 km from the epicenter, and Curup (pop. 46,200) 93 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 24 May 2021 12:48:38 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 24 May 7:48 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Profondità: 30.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 4.18°S / 102.08°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Kaba (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km SSO da Benkulu (pop: 309,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
93 km SSO da Curup (pop: 46,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
131 km O da Pagar Alam (pop: 70,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
131 km SO da Lubuklinggau (pop: 148,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
168 km OSO da Lahat (pop: 65,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
193 km O da Tanjungagung (pop: 53,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
232 km O da Baturaja (pop: 134,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
248 km SSE da Sungai Penuh (pop: 95,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
328 km OSO da Palembang (pop: 1,441,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
574 km ONO da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 28.8°C (84 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SSE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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.
4.330 kmSouthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
near Serang, Banten (489.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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