Magnitude ~6.2 Mw North Indian Ocean 11-Apr-12 (c0009096)

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Magnitude 6.0 mb (~6.2 Mw)
Date-Time Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 09:27:56 UTC
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 03:27:56 PM at epicenter
Location 1.281°N, 91.731°E
Depth 9.8 km (6.1 miles)
Region NORTH INDIAN OCEAN
Distances
  • 616 km (383 miles) SW (221°) from Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
  • 1127 km (700 miles) W (260°) from KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 16.7 km (10.4 miles); depth +/- 3.7 km (2.3 miles)
Parameters NST=173, Nph=177, Dmin=650.1 km, Rmss=0.97 sec, Gp= 79°,
M-type=body wave magnitude (Mb), Version=3
Source Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID usc0009096
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Location Map
Location in Google Maps
c0009096 location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Shake Map
c0009096 shake

Somewhere in here!

Seismic Hazard Map
c0009096 shazard
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Historic Seismicity 2012
c0009096 hs2012

Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

P-Wave travel times
c0009096 travel

City Distance
(degrees)
Travel Time
(min:secs)
Arrival Time
UTC
Phase
Kathmandu, Nepal 26.98 5:41.8 9:33:37.8 P
Beijing, China 44.54 8:11.8 9:36:07.8 P
Agana, Guam 53.83 9:22.9 9:37:18.9 P
Nairobi, Kenya 54.95 9:31.1 9:37:27.1 P
Tokyo, Japan 56.12 9:39.5 9:37:35.5 P
Brisbane, Australia 65.37 10:42.6 9:38:38.6 P
Moscow, Russia 69.49 11:08.7 9:39:04.7 P
Rome, Italy 81.13 12:15.6 9:40:11.6 P
Wellington, New Zealand 85.61 12:38.7 9:40:34.7 P
Bergen, Norway 87.11 12:46.1 9:40:42.1 P
London, England 90.19 13:00.6 9:40:56.6 P
Anchorage, Alaska 102.15 13:54.7 9:41:50.7 Pdiff
Honolulu, Hawaii 108.51 14:22.9 9:42:18.9 Pdiff
Palmer Station, Antarctica 111.56 14:36.4 9:42:32.4 Pdiff
Seattle, Washington 122.83 15:26.5 9:43:22.5 Pdiff
San Francisco, California 129.95 15:58.1 9:43:54.1 Pdiff
Bangor, Maine 130.95 16:02.5 9:43:58.5 Pdiff
Duluth, Minnesota 132.05 16:07.4 9:44:03.4 Pdiff
Ottawa, Canada 132.19 16:08.0 9:44:04.0 Pdiff
Boston, Massachusetts 133.90 16:15.6 9:44:11.6 Pdiff
Los Angeles, California 134.97 16:20.3 9:44:16.3 Pdiff
New York, New York 136.23 16:26.0 9:44:22.0 Pdiff
Golden, Colorado 136.33 16:26.4 9:44:22.4 Pdiff
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 137.25 16:30.5 9:44:26.5 Pdiff
Washington, D.C. 138.71 16:37.0 9:44:33.0 Pdiff
Phoenix, Arizona 138.82 16:37.4 9:44:33.4 Pdiff
Albuquerque, New Mexico 139.95 16:42.5 9:44:38.5 Pdiff
St. Louis, Missouri 140.21 16:43.6 9:44:39.6 Pdiff
Wichita, Kansas 140.26 16:43.8 9:44:39.8 Pdiff
Knoxville, Tennessee 142.85 16:55.3 9:44:51.3 Pdiff
San Juan, Puerto Rico 150.68 19:47.5 9:47:43.5 PKPdf
Brownsville, Texas 151.55 19:48.9 9:47:44.9 PKPdf
Miami, Florida 152.00 19:49.6 9:47:45.6 PKPdf
Mexico City, Mexico 156.82 19:56.6 9:47:52.6 PKPdf
Lima, Peru 164.53 20:05.4 9:48:01.4 PKPdf

Moment Tensor Solutions
(Notes)

USGS Centroid Moment Solution

No data given

USGS Body-Wave Moment Tensor Solution

No data given

USGS WPhase Moment Solution

No data given

Phase Data

     11 APR 2012  (102)

     ot  = 09:27:56.88   +/-   1.97              NORTH INDIAN OCEAN              
     lat =       1.281   +/-   10.9
     lon =      91.730   +/-    8.9              MAGNITUDE 6.0 (GS)       
     dep =         9.8   +/-    2.5   

     619 km (384 miles) SW of Banda Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia
     740 km (459 miles) SW of Lhokseumawe, Sumatra, Indonesia
     1868 km (1160 miles) WNW of JAKARTA, Java, Indonesia
     3392 km (2106 miles) SSE of NEW DELHI, Delhi, India

     nph =  163 of 166    se = 0.97    FE=420                            A   

     error ellipse = (188.0,  1.0, 16.7; 98.0,  1.0, 13.5;328.0, 87.0,  3.7)

 mb = 6.0 ( 60)  ML = 5.7 (  5)  mblg = 0.0 (  0)  md = 0.0 (  0)  MS = 5.1 (  2)

 sta  phase     arrival     res   dist azm    amp  per mag     amp  per mag  sta
 GSI  ePn     09:29:24.14   0.5    5.8  90 L:8.1+0 4.8 5.8                   GSI 
 LHMI ePn     09:29:33.39   0.4    6.5  53 L:3.8+0 4.7 5.7                   LHMI
 PSI  ePn     09:29:43.17  -1.0    7.3  79 L:5.5-1 4.7 5.1                   PSI 
 BKNI ePn     09:30:12.93   1.0    9.4  96                                   BKNI
 KULM ePn     09:30:16.21  -1.2    9.8  66                                   KULM
 IPM  ePn     09:30:17.60  -0.6    9.8  71                                   IPM 
 MYKOMePn     09:30:49.31  -0.5   12.1  87                                   MYKO
 PALK ePn     09:30:54.10  -1.0   12.5 299                                   PALK
      eSn     09:32:59.42  S res = -15.1 
 MNAI ePn     09:30:55.78   0.2   12.5 117                                   MNAI
 XMIS ePn     09:32:07.76  -1.2   18.1 131 b:1.4+3 1.9 5.8                   XMIS
 CISI ePn     09:32:09.06  -2.0   18.3 119 b:7.1+2 1.1 5.7                   CISI
 CM01 eP      09:32:13.40   0.5   18.4  22                                   CM01
 CM31 eP      09:32:14.48   1.3   18.5  22                                   CM31
 KSM  eP      09:32:16.45   2.2   18.6  89 b:6.0+2 1.1 5.7                   KSM 
 CHTO eP      09:32:17.74   0.9   18.8  22 b:1.6+2 1.1 5.1                   CHTO
 SBUM eP      09:32:37.11   1.7   20.5  86 b:4.6+2 1.1 5.7                   SBUM
 SMRI eP      09:32:37.21   2.7   20.4 114 b:4.1+3 1.5 6.6                   SMRI
 UGM  eP      09:32:40.11   0.9   20.8 116 b:1.3+3 1.3 6.1                   UGM 
 DGAR eP      09:32:41.24  -0.4   21.1 246 b:8.7+3 1.8 6.8                   DGAR
 KKM  eP      09:33:20.84   0.6   24.9  78 b:3.7+2 1.1 6.0                   KKM 
 MYLDMeP      09:33:41.26   1.9   27.0  81 b:5.2+2 1.3 6.1                   MYLD
 LUWI eP      09:34:15.80  -0.3   31.1  94 b:3.4+2 1.2 6.1                   LUWI
 ENH  eP      09:34:35.30  -0.6   33.4  29 b:1.7+2 1.0 5.9                   ENH 
 SSLB eP      09:35:00.00   0.8   36.1  49 b:1.0+2 1.4 5.5                   SSLB
 NIL  eP      09:35:02.74  -0.3   36.6 334 b:1.3+3 1.6 6.5                   NIL 
 KBL  eP      09:35:26.12  -0.2   39.3 330 b:1.9+2 1.6 5.5                   KBL 
 FAKI eP      09:35:37.52  -0.8   40.7  96 b:8.6+1 1.0 5.4                   FAKI
 UOSS eP      09:35:45.40   0.1   41.6 307 b:5.4+1 1.3 5.1                   UOSS
 AAK  eP      09:36:05.44   0.8   44.0 342 b:2.0+2 1.5 5.7                   AAK 
 BJT  eP      09:36:09.97   1.3   44.5  27 b:3.9+2 1.1 6.2                   BJT 
 KK06 eP      09:36:17.70  -0.8   45.7 338                                   KK06
 KK07 eP      09:36:17.80  -0.8   45.8 338                                   KK07
 KK02 eP      09:36:17.85  -0.8   45.8 338                                   KK02
 KK31 eP      09:36:17.87  -0.8   45.8 338                                   KK31
 KKAR eP      09:36:17.86  -0.8   45.8 338                                   KKAR
 KK03 eP      09:36:17.92  -0.7   45.8 338                                   KK03
 KK08 eP      09:36:18.00  -0.7   45.8 338                                   KK08
 KK01 eP      09:36:18.04  -0.6   45.8 338                                   KK01
 KK04 eP      09:36:18.07  -0.6   45.8 338                                   KK04
 KK05 eP      09:36:18.16  -0.5   45.8 338                                   KK05
 MK01 eP      09:36:19.67  -1.2   46.0 351                                   MK01
 MK31 eP      09:36:20.42  -0.6   46.1 351                                   MK31
 MKAR eP      09:36:20.42  -0.6   46.1 351 b:4.0+2 1.0 6.4                   MKAR
 MAKZ eP      09:36:21.27  -0.3   46.1 351 b:2.7+2 1.6 6.0                   MAKZ
 AS01 eP      09:36:34.24  -1.8   47.9 124                                   AS01
 AS31 eP      09:36:34.47  -1.2   47.9 124 b:7.2+0 1.2 4.6                   AS31
 GYB1 eP      09:36:34.60   0.1   47.8 324                                   GYB1
 GYA1 eP      09:36:34.65   0.1   47.8 324                                   GYA1
 GYB2 eP      09:36:34.67   0.1   47.8 324                                   GYB2
 GYB5 eP      09:36:34.67   0.1   47.8 324                                   GYB5
 GYA0BeP      09:36:34.72   0.1   47.8 324                                   GYA0
 GYA0 eP      09:36:34.92   0.3   47.8 324                                   GYA0
 GYA2 eP      09:36:34.97   0.4   47.8 324                                   GYA2
 GYB4 eP      09:36:35.00   0.3   47.8 324                                   GYB4
 GYB3 eP      09:36:35.00   0.3   47.8 324                                   GYB3
 SONA1eP      09:36:37.05   0.1   48.1  13                                   SONA
 ABPO eP      09:36:37.11  -0.6   48.1 243                                   ABPO
 DAMY eP      09:36:42.24   0.8   48.6 288 b:1.1+3 1.6 6.7                   DAMY
 KS01 eP      09:36:43.59  -0.6   49.0  38                                   KS01
 KS15 eP      09:36:44.77   0.5   49.0  38                                   KS15
 RAYN eP      09:36:50.81  -0.6   49.9 300 b:2.5+1 .90 5.2                   RAYN
 KURK eP      09:36:54.37  -0.7   50.5 349 b:3.8+2 1.3 6.2                   KURK
 ZALV eP      09:37:11.00  -1.3   52.8 355                                   ZALV
 ZAA0 eP      09:37:11.27  -1.0   52.8 355 b:3.0+2 1.2 6.1                   ZAA0
 KMBO eP      09:37:25.69  -0.3   54.5 268 b:2.9+2 1.7 6.0                   KMBO
 ABKAReP      09:37:27.34  -1.1   55.0 335 b:1.2+3 1.6 6.7                   ABKA
 AB31 eP      09:37:27.35  -1.1   55.0 335                                   AB31
 AB06 eP      09:37:27.52  -0.9   55.0 335                                   AB06
 AB08 eP      09:37:27.97  -0.4   55.0 335                                   AB08
 AB02 eP      09:37:27.99  -0.5   55.0 335                                   AB02
 AB09 eP      09:37:28.15  -0.4   55.0 335                                   AB09
 AB07 eP      09:37:28.40   0.1   55.0 335                                   AB07
 AB03 eP      09:37:28.47   0.0   55.0 335                                   AB03
 AB01 eP      09:37:28.50   0.0   55.0 335                                   AB01
 AB05 eP      09:37:28.55   0.0   55.0 335                                   AB05
 AB04 eP      09:37:28.55   0.1   55.0 335                                   AB04
 MANU eP      09:37:32.84  -1.5   55.7  93 b:1.5+2 1.1 5.9                   MANU
 PMG  eP      09:37:36.36  -1.4   56.2 102 b:9.4+1 1.0 5.8                   PMG 
 CTAO eP      09:37:45.53  -1.1   57.5 115 b:1.2+2 1.1 5.8                   CTAO
 STKA eP      09:37:45.60  -1.4   57.5 130 b:1.2+0 .80 4.0                   STKA
 GNI  eP      09:37:47.62   0.8   57.5 318                                   GNI 
 TBLG eP      09:37:53.11   0.8   58.3 320 b:4.3+2 1.3 6.3                   TBLG
 AKH  eP      09:37:56.80  -0.2   59.0 319 b:1.9+2 1.3 6.1                   AKH 
 KIV  eP      09:38:10.38   1.3   60.8 321 b:4.2+2 1.3 6.4                   KIV 
 MBAR eP      09:38:11.03  -0.5   61.0 269 b:5.7+2 1.2 6.6                   MBAR
      LR      09:56:56.66                  S:5.0-1 18. 4.7 
 EIDS eP      09:38:25.56   0.1   63.1 119 b:5.5+0 .55 5.0                   EIDS
 LSZ  eP      09:38:36.02  -1.3   64.9 253                                   LSZ 
 BR131eP      09:38:36.82  -1.1   65.1 314                                   BR13
 ILGA eP      09:38:41.59   0.8   65.5 315 b:4.5+2 1.5 6.4                   ILGA
      eS      09:47:26.19  S res =   0.3 
 BR231eP      09:38:42.27   0.1   65.7 314                                   BR23
 ANTO eP      09:38:42.74   0.6   65.7 314 b:2.9+2 1.3 6.3                   ANTO
 YAK  eP      09:38:49.56   0.0   67.0  18 b:4.4+2 1.1 6.6                   YAK 
 MANT eP      09:39:00.72   1.4   68.4 311 b:7.6+2 1.4 6.7                   MANT
 OBN  eP      09:39:06.27  -0.8   69.7 330 b:3.6+2 1.3 6.4                   OBN 
 BOSA eP      09:39:09.60  -0.4   70.1 239 b:4.0+1 .80 5.6                   BOSA
 IDI  eP      09:39:11.91  -0.1   70.5 307 b:2.5+2 1.3 6.2                   IDI 
 AK11 eP      09:39:19.12  -1.4   71.9 324                                   AK11
 AKBB eP      09:39:19.92  -0.4   71.9 324 b:2.2+2 1.5 6.0                   AKBB
 MLR  eP      09:39:23.71   0.8   72.3 318 b:8.5+2 1.5 6.6                   MLR 
 AGG  eP      09:39:28.12  -0.6   73.3 310 b:2.5+2 1.6 6.0                   AGG 
 BUR04eP      09:39:29.88   0.5   73.4 320                                   BUR0
 BUR08eP      09:39:30.47   1.0   73.4 320                                   BUR0
 SUR  eP      09:39:36.37  -0.8   74.7 236 b:6.9+1 .80 5.7                   SUR 
 SUW  eP      09:39:46.86  -0.1   76.5 326 b:6.6+2 1.1 6.6                   SUW 
 FIA1 eP      09:39:52.07  -0.1   77.4 333                                   FIA1
 GEA0 eP      09:40:12.65  -0.3   81.2 319                                   GEA0
      eS      09:50:19.00  S res =  -4.1 
 GEC2 eP      09:40:13.08   0.1   81.2 319 b:6.2+2 1.2 6.5                   GEC2
      eS      09:50:23.41  S res =   0.2 
 KHC  eP      09:40:14.33   0.8   81.3 319 b:2.3+2 1.8 5.9                   KHC 
 KEST eP      09:40:24.45   1.2   83.1 306 b:2.8+2 1.3 6.3                   KEST
 NC405eP      09:40:26.37  -1.3   84.1 331                                   NC40
 TUE  eP      09:40:28.82   1.8   83.8 317 b:3.0+2 1.5 6.3                   TUE 
 SPA0 eP      09:40:36.30   0.3   85.8 349                                   SPA0
 ESK  eP      09:41:07.14   2.2   91.8 325 b:6.9+1 1.4 5.8                   ESK 
 ES19 eP      09:41:15.32   1.8   93.5 310                                   ES19
 KAPI LR      09:41:34.60         28.7 103 S:1.4+1 22. 5.5                   KAPI
 D05A ePKPdf  09:46:57.00   2.3  123.4  27                                   D05A
 MSO  ePKPdf  09:47:02.82   1.0  127.1  22                                   MSO 
 HUMO ePKPdf  09:47:02.97   2.6  126.3  31                                   HUMO
 MFID ePKPdf  09:47:06.79   1.0  129.1  26                                   MFID
 LAO  ePKPdf  09:47:08.31   1.6  129.7  16                                   LAO 
 TRQ  ePKPdf  09:47:10.09   0.5  131.2 347                                   TRQ 
 PDAR ePKPdf  09:47:10.87  -0.9  132.1  21                                   PDAR
 REDW ePKPdf  09:47:10.87   1.0  131.2  22                                   REDW
 PD31 ePKPdf  09:47:11.38  -0.4  132.1  21                                   PD31
 BW06 ePKPdf  09:47:12.05   0.3  132.1  21                                   BW06
 LONY ePKPdf  09:47:12.46   0.0  132.7 347                                   LONY
 NV01 ePKPdf  09:47:13.04   1.9  131.8  32                                   NV01
 DUG  ePKPdf  09:47:13.69   0.3  133.0  26                                   DUG 
 ECSD ePKPdf  09:47:16.20   0.2  134.6   9                                   ECSD
 ANMO ePKPdf  09:47:26.64  -0.1  140.1  24                                   ANMO
 WMOK ePKPpre 09:47:26.81   1.4X 142.8  14                                   WMOK
 MSTX ePKPdf  09:47:28.51  -2.2  142.4  20                                   MSTX
 MIAR ePKPdf  09:47:30.86  -2.6  144.0   8                                   MIAR
 MNTX ePKPdf  09:47:31.50  -1.0  143.4  25                                   MNTX
 PLAL ePKPdf  09:47:31.72  -1.5  143.9 360                                   PLAL
 OXF  ePKPdf  09:47:32.66  -1.4  144.4   2                                   OXF 
 ABTX ePKPdf  09:47:32.70  -1.9  144.6  17                                   ABTX
 CCAR ePKPdf  09:47:33.75  -1.1  144.8   5                                   CCAR
 RGRS ePKPbc  09:47:33.88  -1.0  145.2 348                                   RGRS
 WLAR ePKPdf  09:47:34.12  -0.9  144.9   7                                   WLAR
 GOGA ePKPbc  09:47:34.95  -0.1  145.2 353                                   GOGA
 LRAL ePKPdf  09:47:35.51  -1.1  145.9 358                                   LRAL
 WHTX ePKPdf  09:47:36.59   0.0  145.8  14                                   WHTX
 TX31 ePKPdf  09:47:37.15  -0.3  146.2  25                                   TX31
      ePKPdf  09:47:37.45   0.0 
 VBMS ePKPdf  09:47:37.25  -0.7  146.6   4                                   VBMS
 JCT  ePKPdf  09:47:38.00   0.0  146.6  18                                   JCT 
 NATX ePKPdf  09:47:39.40   1.5  146.6  10                                   NATX
 TIGA ePKPdf  09:47:39.68   0.8  147.2 353                                   TIGA
 HPIG ePKPdf  09:47:41.31   1.7  147.3  30                                   HPIG
 LCO  ePKPbc  09:47:43.53   0.5  147.7 210                                   LCO 
 HKT  ePKPbc  09:47:43.97   0.5  148.1  13                                   HKT 
 GDHS ePKPbc  09:47:44.97  -0.3  148.6 305                                   GDHS
 SMRT ePKPbc  09:47:45.68   0.3  148.6 309                                   SMRT
 PTGA ePKPdf  09:47:49.01   2.4  151.7 271                                   PTGA
 SJG  ePKPbc  09:47:52.09   1.1  150.9 313                                   SJG 
 AOPR ePKPbc  09:47:52.27   0.6  151.2 314                                   AOPR
 CRPR ePKPbc  09:47:53.63   0.9  151.7 314                                   CRPR
 OBIP ePKPbc  09:47:53.67   1.8  151.3 313                                   OBIP
 LPAZ ePKPdf  09:47:54.45   2.2  155.2 232                                   LPAZ
 OTAV ePKPdf  09:48:08.96   2.1  170.1 279                                   OTAV

 Generated 2012 APR 11 at 10:43 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver 

Tsunami Information
No tsunami bulletin issued by NOAA from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre

Details Location Seismic Hazard maps P-Wave travel times Phase data

Other Links
PAGER details and PDF link.
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