Terremoto moderato mag. 4.4 - 65 km a est da Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia, giovedì, 17 dic 2020 06:35 (GMT +7) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.4 - 65 km a est da Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia, giovedì, 17 dic 2020 06:35 (GMT +7)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.4 at 10 km depth

16 Dec 23:42 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 6 minuti.
16 Dec 23:45: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
20 Dec 02:25: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Update Wed, 16 Dec 2020, 23:48
Light 4.4 quake hits near Meulaboh, Indonesia
4.4 quake 17 Dec 6:35 am (GMT +7)
4.4 quake 17 Dec 6:35 am (GMT +7)
Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) reported a magnitude 4.4 quake in Indonesia near Meulaboh, Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Aceh, only 12 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early morning on Thursday 17 December 2020 at 6:35 am local time at a shallow depth of 10 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 4.4 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Meulaboh (pop. 35,100) located 65 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data

Data & ora: 16 Dec 2020 23:35:55 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: giovedì, 17 dic 2020 06:35 (GMT +7)
Magnitudine: 4.4
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 4.06°N / 96.71°E (Aceh, Indonesia)
Antipode: 4.06°S / 83.29°W
Vulcano più vicino: Geureudong (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km E da Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat) (pop: 35,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
127 km S da Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen) (pop: 25,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
134 km SSO da Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
137 km SSE da Reuleuet (pop: 40,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
147 km OSO da Langsa (pop: 54,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
204 km ONO da Binjai (North Sumatra) (pop: 228,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
224 km ONO da metan (North Sumatra) (pop: 1,751,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
225 km SE da Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
225 km SE da Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
244 km O da Percut (North Sumatra) (pop: 311,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 MWh, equivalent to 60 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.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
4.410 kmNorthern Sumatra, IndonesiaBMKG
4.410 kmNORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIAEMSC

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