Strong and shallow M6.8 earthquake hits southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia

Strong and shallow M6.8 earthquake hits southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia

A strong and shallow earthquake, registered by the BMKG as M6.8, hit southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia at 13:37 UTC on November 18, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M6.9 at a depth of 10 km; EMSC M6.7 at a depth of 10 km.

Renewed activity at Anak Krakatau volcano, Indonesia

Renewed activity at Anak Krakatau volcano, Indonesia

Eruptive activity at Anak Krakatau volcano, Indonesia increased again over the past two days, with several low-level eruptions. A total of 7 eruptions were recorded from 10:57 UTC on October 24 to 02:49 UTC today, bringing the total number of eruptions since the start of the year to 78.

Increased activity at Sorikmarapi volcano, Indonesia

Increased activity at Sorikmarapi volcano, Indonesia

Indonesian PVMBG is reporting increased activity under the Sorikmarapi stratovolcano, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The last eruption at this volcano took place in 1986 (VEI 1).

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits North Sumatra, Indonesia

Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits North Sumatra, Indonesia

A strong and shallow earthquake, registered by the BMKG as M6.0, hit northern Sumatra at 19:28 UTC on September 30, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). USGS is reporting M5.9 ad a depth of 13.2 km (8.2 miles); EMSC M5.8 at a depth of 40 km (25 miles).

M6.2 earthquake hits off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia

M6.2 earthquake hits off the west coast of northern Sumatra, Indonesia

A strong and shallow earthquake, registered by the USGS as M6.2, hit off the west coast of northern Sumatra at 20:52 UTC on September 23, 2022 (02:52 LT, September 24). The agency is reporting a depth of 48 km (30 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 40 km (25 miles).

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.

M6.0 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia

M6.0 earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit southern Sumatra, Indonesia at 14:31 UTC on August 23, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 58.8 km (36.5 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 60 km (37 miles).