Eeri special earthquake report november 2007 learning from earthquakes observations on the southern sumatra earthquakes of september 12 13 2007 this report is derived from a longer version by elizabeth hausler and aaron anderson of build change currently based in banda aceh in donesia. The earthquake ruptured a surface of at least 400 km long and 100km wide with an average slip of 10 15 meters and local maximum of 20 25 metersthis gives a magnitude mw 9.
Gempa aceh 2016 struck the indonesian island of sumatra with a m w of 65 in aceh province on 7 december 2016 at 0503 wib 2203 utc 6 december 2016.
Aceh earthquake 2007. The epicentre was located near the village of reuleut in pidie jaya regency 164 km 102 mi southeast of the. A magnitude 91 quake in roughly the same region on boxing day in 2004 decimated aceh province on sumatra and killed over 230000 people in 13 countries around the indian ocean. Some models use an even longer rupture up to 800 km further north almost to the andaman islandshowever most of the aftershocks some of them being large earthquakes with magnitudes larger than 7 occur in this area.
2007 studied the impact of tsunami and earthquake on coral reef in northern sumatra. They conducted site visits. The 2016 aceh earthquake indonesian.
2007 12 22 122617 utc 61 magnitude 23 km depth sinabang aceh indonesia 61 magnitude earthquake 2007 12 22 122617 utc at 1226 december 22 2007 utc. Descriptive study on aceh coastal impact and recovery from tsunami. Jakarta march 6 two powerful inland earthquakes rattled the indonesian island of sumatra today leveling hundreds of buildings and killing at least 70 people according to.
The shock was reported to be at a depth of 13 km categorized as a strong shallow earthquake. The 2004 indian ocean earthquake and tsunami also known as the boxing day tsunami and by the scientific community the sumatraandaman earthquake occurred at 075853 in local time on 26 december with an epicentre off the west coast of northern sumatra indonesiait was an undersea megathrust earthquake that registered a magnitude of 9193 m w reaching a mercalli intensity up to ix. The first earthquake occurred at 111026 utc 1810 local time on 12 september 2007 and was an 84 m w earthquake on the moment magnitude scaleit was centered about 34 km underground at about 130 km southwest of bengkulu on the southwest coast of sumatra indonesia and some 600 km west northwest of indonesias capital city jakartait was followed by several earthquakes of.
2007 and hagan et al. The march 2007 sumatra earthquakes occurred near the northern end of lake singkarak in sumatra indonesia on march 6the first shock in this earthquake doublet struck with a maximum mercalli intensity of viii severe and the second shock that arrived two hours later had a maximum mercalli intensity of vi strong.