Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Thursday, 24 September 2020
24 Sep 11:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 1 hour and 36 minutes.
Diepte: 217.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.08°N / 96.62°E (Indonesia)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Peuet Sague (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Bireun (pop: 25,800)
40 km (25 mi) SE of Reuleuet (pop: 40,400)
60 km (37 mi) W of Lhokseumawe (pop: 89,000)
80 km (50 mi) SE of Sigli (pop: 17,500)
151 km (94 mi) SE of Banda Aceh (pop: 250,800)
1693 km (1052 mi) NW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Thu, 24 Sep 09:34 UTC||M 4.7 / 217 km||Northern Sumatra, Indonesia||BMKG|
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