Country: Indonesia
Date (local): April 7, 2010, 05:15:02
Date (UTC): Apr. 6, 22:15:02
Magnitude: 7.8 Mw
Max. Intensity:[1] VIII
Population exposure:[1]
VIII   15,000
VII   450,000
VI   1,318,000
V   8,574,000
Depth: 31 km
Epicenter coordinates: 2.360°N, 97.132°E
Epicenter location: near Tuangku island
Flinn-Engdahl region: 706 — Northern Sumatera, Indonesia
Type: subduction zone
Tsunami: 40 cm on Banyak island
regions affected:
Tectonic plates: Sunda Plate, Australian Plate
Casualties: 62 injured on Banyak island
  1. 1.0 1.1 This information is based on an automatic estimation by the PAGER system and is sometimes not updated when the magnitude of the earthquake is updated. It might therefore be not correct.

13 Mar (5.7) • 30 Mar (6.7) • 7 Apr (7.8)9 May (7.2)1 Jun (6.4) • 13 Jun (7.5)

Earthquakes in the FE region 706 (Northern Sumatera, Indonesia) in 2001–2010

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