Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra, Indonesia

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra, Indonesia

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra, Indonesia at 23:10 UTC on September 10, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 20 km (12.4 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at the same depth.

Two shallow M6.2 earthquakes hit Papua, Indonesia

Two shallow M6.2 earthquakes hit Papua, Indonesia

A series of earthquakes hit Papua, Indonesia on September 9 and 10, 2022. The first quake, registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit at 23:31 UTC on September 9 at a depth of 18 km (11.2 miles). It was followed by M5.9 at 23:44 UTC at a depth of 19.1 km (11.9 miles) and another M6.2 at 00:05 UTC on September 10.

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits South Sandwich Islands region

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits South Sandwich Islands region

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit the South Sandwich Islands region at 08:32 UTC on September 6, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.0 at a depth of 40 km (25 miles).