International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis


Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 452419
Event time 2021-05-12 03:19:24 (UTC)
Local time 2021-05-11 20:19:24 - [It was night in the affected area.]
Last update 2021-05-12 03:45:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 2.9
Depth 10 km
Class Micro
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Location
Continent Indonesian Archipelago
Country Indonesia
Administration area
Nearest settlement Anol Itam
Distance 1 km
Course NNE
Surface type underwater quake
Tsunami region Indian Ocean
Water surface name Andaman or Burma Sea



Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
Sabang (7.93 km), Uleelheue (33.27 km)
Nearest airports
Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport (36.65 km)
Nearest volcanoes
Pulau Weh volcano (11.55 km), Seulawah Agam volcano (54.26 km), Seulawah Inong volcano (63.59 km)
Quick Analysis
Due to the small magnitude of the earthquake and the moderate depth of the hypocenter, minimal damage is conceivable.According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.