Magnitude 6.1 off the west coast of northern Sumatra 11-Apr-12 (2012zgmn)

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This was an added earthquake that had not been listed before
USGS Earthquakes details pages


THIS QUAKE IS DELETED – IT MAY NEVER HAVE EXISTED!
2012zgmn world location (Image © USGS. Click link above for main details)

  • Magnitude: 6.1 Ms
  • Date-Time:
    • Wednesday, April 11, 2012 @ 14:32:17
    • Location: 4.640°N,  92.287°E
    • Depth: 10.0 km
    • Region: off the west coast of northern Sumatra
    • Distances:
      • 351km (218mi) from Banda Aceh, Indonesia
      • 363km (225mi) from Sabang, Indonesia
      • 415km (257mi) from Sigli, Indonesia
      • 430km (267mi) from Meulaboh, Indonesia
      • 1056km (656mi) from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    • Event ID: us2012zgmn

    Location Shake maps Seismicity map
    P-Wave travel times Phase/Tensor data Tsunami bulletin
    Other links (Tsunami bulletin not available for all events)
    Lunar and Celestial Data in QVS Earthquake Reports

    Location Map
    Location in Google Maps
    2012zgmn location
    Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

    Shake Map
    2012zgmn intensity

    2012zgmn alertfatal
    2012zgmn alertecon

    Shaking Intensity Map
    2012zgmn exposure

    Shaking Intensity Legend
    2012zgmn expolegend

    Historic Seismicity 2012
    2012zgmn hs2012

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

    P-Wave travel times
    2012zgmn traveltimes

    Theoretical P-Wave Travel Times
    City Distance
    (degrees)
    Travel Time
    (min:secs)
    Arrival Time
    UTC
    Phase
    Kathmandu, Nepal 23.87 5:13.6 14:37:30.6 P
    Beijing, China 41.33 7:45.7 14:40:02.8 P
    Agana, Guam 52.46 9:12.8 14:41:29.8 P
    Tokyo, Japan 53.47 9:20.2 14:41:37.2 P
    Nairobi, Kenya 55.71 9:36.5 14:41:53.5 P
    Brisbane, Australia 66.66 10:50.9 14:43:07.9 P
    Moscow, Russia 66.86 10:52.2 14:43:09.2 P
    Rome, Italy 79.31 12:05.8 14:44:22.8 P
    Bergen, Norway 84.49 12:33.0 14:44:50.0 P
    Wellington, New Zealand 87.41 12:47.5 14:45:04.5 P
    London, England 87.93 12:50.0 14:45:07.0 P
    Anchorage, Alaska 98.91 13:40.2 14:45:57.2 Pdiff
    Honolulu, Hawaii 106.69 14:14.8 14:46:31.8 Pdiff
    Palmer Station, Antarctica 114.94 14:51.4 14:47:08.4 Pdiff
    Seattle, Washington 119.60 15:12.1 14:47:29.1 Pdiff
    San Francisco, California 126.90 15:44.5 14:48:01.5 Pdiff
    Bangor, Maine 127.94 15:49.1 14:48:06.1 Pdiff
    Duluth, Minnesota 128.69 15:52.4 14:48:09.4 Pdiff
    Ottawa, Canada 129.03 15:54.0 14:48:11.0 Pdiff
    Boston, Massachusetts 130.87 16:02.1 14:48:19.1 Pdiff
    Los Angeles, California 131.93 16:06.8 14:48:23.8 Pdiff
    Golden, Colorado 132.99 16:11.5 14:48:28.5 Pdiff
    New York, New York 133.15 16:12.2 14:48:29.2 Pdiff
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 134.15 16:16.7 14:48:33.7 Pdiff
    Washington, D.C. 135.58 16:23.0 14:48:40.0 Pdiff
    Phoenix, Arizona 135.66 16:23.4 14:48:40.4 Pdiff
    Albuquerque, New Mexico 136.67 16:27.9 14:48:44.9 Pdiff
    St. Louis, Missouri 136.85 16:28.7 14:48:45.7 Pdiff
    Wichita, Kansas 136.88 16:28.8 14:48:45.8 Pdiff
    Knoxville, Tennessee 139.56 16:40.7 14:48:57.7 Pdiff
    Brownsville, Texas 148.20 19:43.4 14:52:00.4 PKPdf
    San Juan, Puerto Rico 148.69 19:44.2 14:52:01.2 PKPdf
    Miami, Florida 148.91 19:44.6 14:52:01.6 PKPdf
    Mexico City, Mexico 153.58 19:51.9 14:52:08.9 PKPdf
    Lima, Peru 167.11 20:07.6 14:52:24.6 PKPdf

    Moment Tensor Solutions(Notes)

    USGS Centroid Moment Solution not available at this time.

    USGS Body-Wave Moment Tensor Solution not available at this time.

    USGS WPhase Moment Solution not available at this time.

    Historic Tensor Solutions
    2012zgmn historictensormoments

    Phase Data (By arrival time)
    Phase data currently not available

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

    Details Location Shake maps
    Seismicity map P-Wave travel times Phase data

    Other Links
    PAGER details and PDF link.
    The PAGER archive includes Significant Earthquakes since 2008.

    If you would like a PDF copy of this web page please leave a comment and I will create one for you.

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