2020 06 03 223055 utc 46 magnitude 10 km depth banda aceh aceh indonesia 46 magnitude earthquake 2020 06 03 223055 utc at 2230 june 03 2020 utc. The worst hit area was about 120 kilometres south east of banda aceh the city devastated by the 2004 boxing day tsunami.
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Banda aceh earthquake. Between eight and ten minutes. While estimates vary over 170000 people were killed by tsunami in aceh and about 500000 were left homeless. Vigny on behalf of the seamerges participants updates and related research.
167000 people died as a result and many more were injured. The earthquake was the third largest ever recorded and had the longest duration of faulting ever observed. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 229 km 142 mi which is considered relatively shallow according to the scale used by the united states geological survey usgs.
Banda aceh reported the largest number of deaths. The western coastal areas of aceh including the cities of banda aceh calang and meulaboh were among the areas hardest hit by the tsunami resulting from the magnitude 92 indian ocean earthquake on 26 december 2004. Report on banda aceh mega thrust earthquake december 26 2004 prepared january 7 th 2005 by c.
It suffered great damage in the earthquake and further damage when a tsunami struck shortly afterwards. 4 earthquakes in the past 30 days. The shock was reported to be at a depth of 13 km categorized as a strong shallow earthquake.
It caused the planet to vibrate as much as 10 mm 04 in and also remotely triggered earthquakes as far away as alaska. The united states geological survey said the quake struck at a depth of 17. The epicentre was located near the village of reuleut in pidie jaya regency 164 km 102 mi southeast of the.
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. 15 earthquakes in the past 365 days. M15 or greater 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days.
The 2016 aceh earthquake indonesian. Banda aceh was the closest major city to the earthquakes epicentre which lay 249 km off the coast. The magnitude 86 m w earthquake occurred about 610 km 379 mi southwest of banda aceh indonesia at 0838 utc on 11 april 2012.