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Magnitude 7.9 Earthquake: Southwest Of Sumatra, Indonesia

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Wed Mar 2nd 2016 12:49:46 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7.9 mww) located in Southwest Of Sumatra, Indonesia. Seismic region Sunda Arc.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station D62A in the network is 15,076.2 km.

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Details

Time:Wed Mar 2nd 2016 12:49:46 (UTC)
Magnitude:7.9 mww
Location:(-4.9046,94.2358)
Depth:10.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:637835,648768
nass,ndef:234,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
D62A_BHZ135.43124.1PKPdf1456924146.7305-10.714iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378354
E63A_BHZ135.86325.18PKPdf1456924146.53-1-0.283iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378357
B35B_BHZ136.015348.54PKPdf1456924146.7243-1-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378358
F64A_BHZ136.33425.59PKPdf1456924147.0626-1-0.618iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378359
E28B_BHZ136.375338.16PKPdf1456924147.5513-1-0.204iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378360
D32B_BHZ136.67343.54PKPdf1456924147.9283-1-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378361
G65A_BHZ136.68526.98PKiKP1456924150.0288-1-0.432iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378363
F63A_BHZ136.70224.62PKPdf1456924148.8997-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378364
F62A_BHZ136.7723.33PKPdf1456924149.2724-10.792iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378365
G62A_BHZ137.54922.82PKPdf1456924150.1179-10.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378367
D41A_BHZ137.775355.84PKPdf1456924150.4474-10.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378368
E38A_BHZ137.999351.36PKPdf1456924151.2702-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378370
F33B_BHZ138.053344.2PKPdf1456924151.2031-10.377iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378371
H62A_BHZ138.31322.2PKPdf1456924151.8424-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378372
F36B_BHZ138.49348.29PKPdf1456924152.0811-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378373
E43A_BHZ138.515358.15PKPdf1456924152.8721-11.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378374
E46A_BHZ138.5192.19PKPdf1456924151.0545-1-0.618iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378375
I63A_BHZ138.63823.26PKiKP1456924153.1772-1-1.274iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378376
F42A_BHZ139.094356.39PKPdf1456924153.6716-10.957iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378384
G40A_BHZ139.451353.19PKPdf1456924153.5694-10.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378381
G45A_BHZ139.8640.17pPKPdf1456924157.382-1-0.154iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378387
J59A_BHZ140.17817.69PKPdf1456924156.0377-11.372iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378391
I37B_BHZ140.316348.03PKiKP1456924156.7001-1-1.19iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378392
K62A_BHZ140.37621.44PKiKP1456924156.5585-1-1.454iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378394
J58A_BHZ140.44416.53PKPdf1456924156.1835-11.04iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378395
J57A_BHZ140.53915.42PKPdf1456924155.6064-10.294iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378396
K31B_BHZ140.558339.36PKPdf1456924154.976318.228-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378215
J56A_BHZ140.82814.13PKPdf1456924157.035-11.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378398
I45A_BHZ140.866359.26PKPdf1456924156.1904-10.294iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378399
I49A_BHZ140.8794.64PKPdf1456924156.3785-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378400
I42A_BHZ140.915355.02PKPdf1456924157.4385-11.455iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378402
J55A_BHZ14112.64PKPdf1456924156.4286-10.294iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378403
J54A_BHZ141.11811.35PKPdf1456924156.8036-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378404
K57A_BHZ141.29314.84PKPdf1456924157.1158-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378406
L59A_BHZ141.51217.33PKPdf1456924158.2502-11.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378407
J47A_BHZ141.6571.51PKPdf1456924157.346510.2590.045iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378223
K38B_BHZ141.748348.68PKPdf1456924158.253310.2380.792iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378225
L34B_BHZ141.75342.76PKPdf1456924157.5928-10.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378409
K50A_BHZ142.0275.09PKPdf1456924158.4975-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378413
L56A_BHZ142.05813.37PKPdf1456924157.72195.0798-0.286iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378164
L40A_BHZ142.525351.04PKPdf1456924159.041216.0730.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378227
N33B_BHZ142.663340.56PKPdf1456924158.8686-1-0.204iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378421
L42A_BHZ142.738353.57PKPdf1456924158.833812.21-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378231
M57A_BHZ142.75714.31PKPdf1456924158.120618.5-1.116iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378078
L46A_BHZ142.889359.12PKPdf1456924159.015-1-0.452iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378418
M55A_BHZ142.90411.61PKPdf1456924159.12488.1594-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378166
L48A_BHZ142.9422.2PKPdf1456924159.024515.221-0.535iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378213
N35B_BHZ142.967343.51PKPdf1456924159.5665-1-0.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378423
M52A_BHZ143.1537.34PKPdf1456924159.80765.5653-0.121iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378178
N58A_BHZ143.15915.15PKPdf1456924160.0671-10.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378425
M50A_BHZ143.424.55PKPdf1456924159.52618.4677-0.867iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378174
M44A_BHZ143.459356.18PKPdf1456924160.3409-1-0.121iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378426
N38B_BHZ143.49347.42PKPdf1456924159.316439.854-1.199iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378158
N53A_BHZ143.8278.34PKPdf1456924160.065317.52-1.033iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378173
N51A_BHZ143.8585.73PKPdf1456924160.036628.559-1.116iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378169
N41A_BHZ143.906351.37PKPdf1456924160.202322.334-1.033iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378171
N49A_BHZ143.9552.68PKPdf1456924160.037563.935-1.282iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378162
N47A_BHZ144.0240.12PKPdf1456924160.406750.937-1.033iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378163
O54A_BHZ144.399.24PKPdf1456924162.197727.1450.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378050
R32B_BHZ144.476337.41PKPdf1456924162.1784110.11-0.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378087
P38B_BHZ144.578346.56PKPdf1456924162.136108.98-0.255iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378167
O52A_BHZ144.6116.77PKPdf1456924162.501898.4640.053iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378044
O44A_BHZ144.668355.34PKPdf1456924162.529936.792-0.016iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378175
O49A_BHZ144.6932.46PKPdf1456924162.3665197.93-0.222iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378168
P57A_BHZ144.71813.45PKPdf1456924162.699577.5070.068iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378089
P40B_BHZ144.912349.06PKPdf1456924163.430160.5850.468iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378181
P43A_BHZ145.098353.45PKPdf1456924164.2068163.920.927iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378179
P53A_BHZ145.1927.65PKPdf1456924164.5115198.321.072iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378093
P46A_BHZ145.262357.48PKPdf1456924164.7369138.851.178iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378180
P51A_BHZ145.3364.74PKPdf1456924164.062129.3720.378iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378082
Q56A_BHZ145.34811.58PKPdf1456924163.8595.6010.146iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378095
P48A_BHZ145.4430.59PKPab1456924164.2346176.50.264iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378055
Q54A_BHZ145.6298.72PKPab1456924165.635153.710.954iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378096
Q52A_BHZ145.7956.21PKPab1456924165.8321135.070.514iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378100
Q51A_BHZ145.8084.29PKPbc1456924164.7762147.580.021iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378102
Q44B_BHZ145.874354.22PKPab1456924165.964361.0010.345iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378058
S61A_BHZ145.95518.17pPKPdf1456924167.179116.04-0.985iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377951
R40B_BHZ146.093348.33PKPab1456924166.996969.5360.528iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378056
R58B_BHZ146.16914.21PKPbc1456924166.294472.3570.433iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377929
R55A_BHZ146.22910.15PKPab1456924167.224944.9230.227iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378120
R53A_BHZ146.3946.87PKPbc1456924167.003867.350.461iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378110
S39B_BHZ146.496346.27PKPbc1456924166.5925113.11-0.254iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378106
T35B_BHZ146.508340.32PKPbc1456924166.862356.71-0.022iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378117
S57A_BHZ146.56212.38PKPbc1456924167.1998-10.157iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378430
R50A_BHZ146.5972.6PKPbc1456924167.508182.5670.359iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378112
R49A_BHZ146.6091.07PKPdf1456924166.034173.690.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378108
T60A_BHZ146.72316.56PKPdf1456924165.974922.161-0.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377954
S54A_BHZ146.8558.13PKPbc1456924167.10751.638-0.803iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378128
S44A_BHZ147.057353.59PKPdf1456924167.440675.5340.875iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378124
T59A_BHZ147.06315.17PKPbc1456924168.114970.35-0.403iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377952
S51A_BHZ147.2054PKPbc1456924168.018273.154-0.912iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378123
T57A_BHZ147.35712.09PKPbc1456924168.599854.738-0.766iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377932
T42B_BHZ147.506350.08PKPbc1456924168.678890.261-1.113iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378126
U59A_BHZ147.71114.99PKPbc1456924169.925826.977-0.445iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377956
T45B_BHZ147.78354.61PKPbc1456924170.0424.862-0.528iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378130
T50A_BHZ147.8731.73PKPbc1456924169.6105-1-1.218iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378432
T47A_BHZ147.893357.49PKPbc1456924169.560139.188-1.324iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378129
V61A_BHZ147.97517.46pPKPdf1456924172.264928.30.756iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377976
U56A_BHZ148.17110.21PKPbc1456924170.924547.19-0.733iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377931
U54A_BHZ148.1777.47PKPbc1456924171.680728.740.007iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378076
U49A_BHZ148.392359.97pPKPdf1456924170.78478.139-1.4iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378068
V55A_BHZ148.778.77pPKPdf1456924171.891354.94-0.903iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377955
V52A_BHZ148.9994.2pPKPdf1456924172.919849.754-0.24iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377938
V51A_BHZ149.0742.74pPKPdf1456924173.20647.216-0.074iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377934
V53A_BHZ149.1155.74pPKPdf1456924173.022953.215-0.323iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377935
V48A_BHZ149.149357.94pPKPdf1456924172.9113-1-0.489iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378433
W57A_BHZ149.28511.31PKPbc1456924174.371842.356-0.296iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377962
W45B_BHZ149.583353.25pPKPdf1456924173.682185.382-0.406iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377937
Z35B_BHZ149.627336.89pPKPdf1456924173.834218.396-0.323iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377939
W50A_BHZ149.7020.89pPKPdf1456924174.781262.0350.506iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377940
X58A_BHZ149.75812.79pPKPdf1456924175.036116.5850.672iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377989
W52A_BHZ149.7633.64pPKPdf1456924174.132251.541-0.24iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377960
Y60A_BHZ150.06815.21pPKPdf1456924175.355619.0760.506iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377945
Y59A_BHZ150.21913.93pPKPdf1456924175.757817.7680.672iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377942
X51A_BHZ150.3271.83pPKPdf1456924176.008344.4390.755iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377979
Z38B_BHZ150.372341.16pPKPdf1456924176.161221.2870.838iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377992
X48A_BHZ150.429357.41pPKPdf1456924175.669364.6860.257iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377972
Y58A_BHZ150.45112.39pPKPdf1456924176.200516.2880.755iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377947
Y57A_BHZ150.46310.91PKPbc1456924176.7174-1-0.989iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378435
Y45B_BHZ150.827352.26pPKPdf1456924177.112837.7671.086iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377982
Y52A_BHZ150.9973.5pPKPdf1456924177.457354.9341.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377983
Y49A_BHZ151.041358.67pPKPdf1456924177.025863.9180.672iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377974
237B_BHZ151.317338.77pPKPdf1456924177.778625.6191.003iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378189
Z51A_BHZ151.5831.23pPKPdf1456924178.429919.5021.252iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378000
Z47B_BHZ151.624355.16pPKPdf1456924177.912221.390.671iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377995
143B_BHZ151.707348.08pPKPdf1456924178.534314.4671.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378003
146B_BHZ152.098352.97pPKPdf1456924179.783428.5211.832iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377944
154A_BHZ152.185.68pPKPdf1456924179.160314.0411.086iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377948
152A_BHZ152.2192.24pPKPdf1456924179.300254.5021.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378188
255A_BHZ152.8037.18pPKPdf1456924179.9964-11.002iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378438
342B_BHZ152.823345.57pPKPdf1456924180.356511.2241.334iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378190
250A_BHZ152.923358.9pPKPdf1456924180.419912.3911.251iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378194
344B_BHZ153.046349.03pPKPdf1456924180.93047.54371.583iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378191
346B_BHZ153.29351.77PKPbc1456924182.5289-1-1.923iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378440
352A_BHZ153.4141.86PKPbc1456924183.70247.7443-1.028iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378196
735B_BHZ153.468332.26pPKPdf1456924180.9611-11.002iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378441

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