International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis

Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 255712
Event time 2020-09-03 03:11:51 (UTC)
Local time 2020-09-02 20:11:51 - [It was night in the affected area.]
Last update 2020-09-03 03:20:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 3.3
Depth 10 km
Class Minor
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Continent Indonesian Archipelago
Country Indonesia
Administration area North Sumatra
Nearest settlement Batahan
Distance 1 km
Course NW
Surface type underwater quake
Tsunami region Indian Ocean
Water surface name Indian Ocean

Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest volcanoes
Sorikmarapi volcano (54.86 km), Malintang volcano (60.41 km)
Quick Analysis
According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.