International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis


Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 256066
Event time 2020-09-03 12:31:15 (UTC)
Local time 2020-09-03 05:31:15 - [It was morning in the affected area.]
Last update 2020-09-03 13:10:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 3.5
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

Location
Continent Indonesian Archipelago
Country Indonesia
Administration area West Sumatra
Nearest settlement Sungaisirah
Distance 39 km
Course SW
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
There is no known marine port nearby.
Quick Analysis
According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.