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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_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
D62A_BHZ135.431°24.1°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:06.7305 UTC-10.714iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378354
E63A_BHZ135.863°25.18°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:06.53 UTC-1-0.283iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378357
B35B_BHZ136.015°348.54°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:06.7243 UTC-1-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378358
F64A_BHZ136.334°25.59°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:07.0626 UTC-1-0.618iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378359
E28B_BHZ136.375°338.16°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:07.5513 UTC-1-0.204iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378360
D32B_BHZ136.67°343.54°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:07.9283 UTC-1-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378361
G65A_BHZ136.685°26.98°PKiKP2016-03-02 13:09:10.0288 UTC-1-0.432iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378363
F63A_BHZ136.702°24.62°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:08.8997 UTC-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378364
F62A_BHZ136.77°23.33°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:09.2724 UTC-10.792iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378365
G62A_BHZ137.549°22.82°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:10.1179 UTC-10.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378367
D41A_BHZ137.775°355.84°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:10.4474 UTC-10.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378368
E38A_BHZ137.999°351.36°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:11.2702 UTC-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378370
F33B_BHZ138.053°344.2°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:11.2031 UTC-10.377iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378371
H62A_BHZ138.313°22.2°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:11.8424 UTC-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378372
F36B_BHZ138.49°348.29°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:12.0811 UTC-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378373
E43A_BHZ138.515°358.15°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:12.8721 UTC-11.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378374
E46A_BHZ138.519°2.19°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:11.0545 UTC-1-0.618iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378375
I63A_BHZ138.638°23.26°PKiKP2016-03-02 13:09:13.1772 UTC-1-1.274iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378376
F42A_BHZ139.094°356.39°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:13.6716 UTC-10.957iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378384
G40A_BHZ139.451°353.19°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:13.5694 UTC-10.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378381
G45A_BHZ139.864°0.17°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.382 UTC-1-0.154iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378387
J59A_BHZ140.178°17.69°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:16.0377 UTC-11.372iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378391
I37B_BHZ140.316°348.03°PKiKP2016-03-02 13:09:16.7001 UTC-1-1.19iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378392
K62A_BHZ140.376°21.44°PKiKP2016-03-02 13:09:16.5585 UTC-1-1.454iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378394
J58A_BHZ140.444°16.53°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:16.1835 UTC-11.04iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378395
J57A_BHZ140.539°15.42°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:15.6064 UTC-10.294iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378396
K31B_BHZ140.558°339.36°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:14.9763 UTC18.228-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378215
J56A_BHZ140.828°14.13°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.035 UTC-11.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378398
I45A_BHZ140.866°359.26°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:16.1904 UTC-10.294iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378399
I49A_BHZ140.879°4.64°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:16.3785 UTC-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378400
I42A_BHZ140.915°355.02°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.4385 UTC-11.455iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378402
J55A_BHZ141°12.64°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:16.4286 UTC-10.294iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378403
J54A_BHZ141.118°11.35°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:16.8036 UTC-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378404
K57A_BHZ141.293°14.84°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.1158 UTC-10.46iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378406
L59A_BHZ141.512°17.33°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:18.2502 UTC-11.206iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378407
J47A_BHZ141.657°1.51°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.3465 UTC10.2590.045iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378223
K38B_BHZ141.748°348.68°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:18.2533 UTC10.2380.792iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378225
L34B_BHZ141.75°342.76°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.5928 UTC-10.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378409
K50A_BHZ142.027°5.09°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:18.4975 UTC-10.543iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378413
L56A_BHZ142.058°13.37°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:17.7219 UTC5.0798-0.286iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378164
L40A_BHZ142.525°351.04°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.0412 UTC16.0730.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378227
N33B_BHZ142.663°340.56°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:18.8686 UTC-1-0.204iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378421
L42A_BHZ142.738°353.57°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:18.8338 UTC12.21-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378231
M57A_BHZ142.757°14.31°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:18.1206 UTC18.5-1.116iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378078
L46A_BHZ142.889°359.12°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.015 UTC-1-0.452iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378418
M55A_BHZ142.904°11.61°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.1248 UTC8.1594-0.369iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378166
L48A_BHZ142.942°2.2°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.0245 UTC15.221-0.535iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378213
N35B_BHZ142.967°343.51°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.5665 UTC-1-0.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378423
M52A_BHZ143.153°7.34°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.8076 UTC5.5653-0.121iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378178
N58A_BHZ143.159°15.15°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.0671 UTC-10.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378425
M50A_BHZ143.42°4.55°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.5261 UTC8.4677-0.867iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378174
M44A_BHZ143.459°356.18°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.3409 UTC-1-0.121iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378426
N38B_BHZ143.49°347.42°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:19.3164 UTC39.854-1.199iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378158
N53A_BHZ143.827°8.34°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.0653 UTC17.52-1.033iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378173
N51A_BHZ143.858°5.73°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.0366 UTC28.559-1.116iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378169
N41A_BHZ143.906°351.37°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.2023 UTC22.334-1.033iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378171
N49A_BHZ143.955°2.68°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.0375 UTC63.935-1.282iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378162
N47A_BHZ144.024°0.12°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:20.4067 UTC50.937-1.033iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378163
O54A_BHZ144.39°9.24°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.1977 UTC27.1450.128iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378050
R32B_BHZ144.476°337.41°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.1784 UTC110.11-0.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378087
P38B_BHZ144.578°346.56°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.136 UTC108.98-0.255iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378167
O52A_BHZ144.611°6.77°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.5018 UTC98.4640.053iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378044
O44A_BHZ144.668°355.34°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.5299 UTC36.792-0.016iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378175
O49A_BHZ144.693°2.46°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.3665 UTC197.93-0.222iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378168
P57A_BHZ144.718°13.45°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:22.6995 UTC77.5070.068iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378089
P40B_BHZ144.912°349.06°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:23.4301 UTC60.5850.468iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378181
P43A_BHZ145.098°353.45°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:24.2068 UTC163.920.927iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378179
P53A_BHZ145.192°7.65°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:24.5115 UTC198.321.072iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378093
P46A_BHZ145.262°357.48°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:24.7369 UTC138.851.178iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378180
P51A_BHZ145.336°4.74°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:24.0621 UTC29.3720.378iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378082
Q56A_BHZ145.348°11.58°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:23.85 UTC95.6010.146iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378095
P48A_BHZ145.443°0.59°PKPab2016-03-02 13:09:24.2346 UTC176.50.264iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378055
Q54A_BHZ145.629°8.72°PKPab2016-03-02 13:09:25.635 UTC153.710.954iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378096
Q52A_BHZ145.795°6.21°PKPab2016-03-02 13:09:25.8321 UTC135.070.514iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378100
Q51A_BHZ145.808°4.29°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:24.7762 UTC147.580.021iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378102
Q44B_BHZ145.874°354.22°PKPab2016-03-02 13:09:25.9643 UTC61.0010.345iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378058
S61A_BHZ145.955°18.17°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:27.1791 UTC16.04-0.985iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377951
R40B_BHZ146.093°348.33°PKPab2016-03-02 13:09:26.9969 UTC69.5360.528iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378056
R58B_BHZ146.169°14.21°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:26.2944 UTC72.3570.433iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377929
R55A_BHZ146.229°10.15°PKPab2016-03-02 13:09:27.2249 UTC44.9230.227iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378120
R53A_BHZ146.394°6.87°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:27.0038 UTC67.350.461iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378110
S39B_BHZ146.496°346.27°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:26.5925 UTC113.11-0.254iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378106
T35B_BHZ146.508°340.32°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:26.8623 UTC56.71-0.022iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378117
S57A_BHZ146.562°12.38°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:27.1998 UTC-10.157iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378430
R50A_BHZ146.597°2.6°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:27.5081 UTC82.5670.359iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378112
R49A_BHZ146.609°1.07°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:26.0341 UTC73.690.211iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378108
T60A_BHZ146.723°16.56°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:25.9749 UTC22.161-0.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377954
S54A_BHZ146.855°8.13°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:27.107 UTC51.638-0.803iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378128
S44A_BHZ147.057°353.59°PKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:27.4406 UTC75.5340.875iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378124
T59A_BHZ147.063°15.17°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:28.1149 UTC70.35-0.403iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377952
S51A_BHZ147.205°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:28.0182 UTC73.154-0.912iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378123
T57A_BHZ147.357°12.09°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:28.5998 UTC54.738-0.766iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377932
T42B_BHZ147.506°350.08°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:28.6788 UTC90.261-1.113iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378126
U59A_BHZ147.711°14.99°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:29.9258 UTC26.977-0.445iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377956
T45B_BHZ147.78°354.61°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:30.04 UTC24.862-0.528iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378130
T50A_BHZ147.873°1.73°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:29.6105 UTC-1-1.218iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378432
T47A_BHZ147.893°357.49°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:29.5601 UTC39.188-1.324iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378129
V61A_BHZ147.975°17.46°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:32.2649 UTC28.30.756iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377976
U56A_BHZ148.171°10.21°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:30.9245 UTC47.19-0.733iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377931
U54A_BHZ148.177°7.47°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:31.6807 UTC28.740.007iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378076
U49A_BHZ148.392°359.97°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:30.784 UTC78.139-1.4iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378068
V55A_BHZ148.77°8.77°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:31.8913 UTC54.94-0.903iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377955
V52A_BHZ148.999°4.2°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:32.9198 UTC49.754-0.24iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377938
V51A_BHZ149.074°2.74°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:33.206 UTC47.216-0.074iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377934
V53A_BHZ149.115°5.74°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:33.0229 UTC53.215-0.323iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377935
V48A_BHZ149.149°357.94°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:32.9113 UTC-1-0.489iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378433
W57A_BHZ149.285°11.31°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:34.3718 UTC42.356-0.296iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377962
W45B_BHZ149.583°353.25°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:33.6821 UTC85.382-0.406iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377937
Z35B_BHZ149.627°336.89°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:33.8342 UTC18.396-0.323iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377939
W50A_BHZ149.702°0.89°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:34.7812 UTC62.0350.506iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377940
X58A_BHZ149.758°12.79°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:35.0361 UTC16.5850.672iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377989
W52A_BHZ149.763°3.64°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:34.1322 UTC51.541-0.24iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377960
Y60A_BHZ150.068°15.21°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:35.3556 UTC19.0760.506iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377945
Y59A_BHZ150.219°13.93°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:35.7578 UTC17.7680.672iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377942
X51A_BHZ150.327°1.83°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:36.0083 UTC44.4390.755iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377979
Z38B_BHZ150.372°341.16°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:36.1612 UTC21.2870.838iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377992
X48A_BHZ150.429°357.41°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:35.6693 UTC64.6860.257iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377972
Y58A_BHZ150.451°12.39°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:36.2005 UTC16.2880.755iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377947
Y57A_BHZ150.463°10.91°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:36.7174 UTC-1-0.989iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378435
Y45B_BHZ150.827°352.26°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:37.1128 UTC37.7671.086iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377982
Y52A_BHZ150.997°3.5°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:37.4573 UTC54.9341.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377983
Y49A_BHZ151.041°358.67°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:37.0258 UTC63.9180.672iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377974
237B_BHZ151.317°338.77°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:37.7786 UTC25.6191.003iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378189
Z51A_BHZ151.583°1.23°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:38.4299 UTC19.5021.252iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378000
Z47B_BHZ151.624°355.16°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:37.9122 UTC21.390.671iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377995
143B_BHZ151.707°348.08°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:38.5343 UTC14.4671.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378003
146B_BHZ152.098°352.97°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:39.7834 UTC28.5211.832iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377944
154A_BHZ152.18°5.68°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:39.1603 UTC14.0411.086iasp91dbp:tcox:16062377948
152A_BHZ152.219°2.24°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:39.3002 UTC54.5021.169iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378188
255A_BHZ152.803°7.18°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:39.9964 UTC-11.002iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378438
342B_BHZ152.823°345.57°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:40.3565 UTC11.2241.334iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378190
250A_BHZ152.923°358.9°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:40.4199 UTC12.3911.251iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378194
344B_BHZ153.046°349.03°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:40.9304 UTC7.54371.583iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378191
346B_BHZ153.29°351.77°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:42.5289 UTC-1-1.923iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378440
352A_BHZ153.414°1.86°PKPbc2016-03-02 13:09:43.7024 UTC7.7443-1.028iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378196
735B_BHZ153.468°332.26°pPKPdf2016-03-02 13:09:40.9611 UTC-11.002iasp91dbp:tcox:16062378441

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