An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 shook the Mentawai, felt in Padang and Payakumbuh. Mystery Disaster

- Minggu, 23 April 2023 | 17:51 WIB
Gempa bumi di Kepulauan Mentawai Sumatera Barat.
Gempa bumi di Kepulauan Mentawai Sumatera Barat.

Baca Gitu Loh - An earthquake shook the waters of Sumatra, Indonesia, Sunday (23/4/2023) morning.

Based on a report from the BMKG, the earthquake occurred at 04:17:48 WIT.

The location is located at 0.94 South Latitude, 98.38 East Longitude, aka 177 kilometers northwest of the Mentawai Islands.

Meanwhile, the areas that also felt the shock included Siberut, Padang, Payakumbuh, and West Pasaman.

The condition of the residents affected by the earthquake is not yet known.

This earthquake occurred a few hours after an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 rocked South Nias, at 00:09:46 WIB to be precise.

The point of this first earthquake is precisely located at 0.86 South Latitude, 98.43 East Longitude, aka 173 kilometers southeast of South Nias.

This first earthquake occurred at a depth of 40 kilometers. ***

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Editor: Rahmat Hidayat.


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