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24 April 2023

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.8 KEPULAUAN BATU, INDONESIA 24/04/2023 20:00 (UTC)

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Magnitude 6.8 24/04/2023 20:00 KEPULAUAN BATU, INDONESIA

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A magnitude 6.8 earthquake has occurred KEPULAUAN BATU, INDONESIA at:
0.72S 98.58E Depth 15km 24/04/2023 at 20:00:55 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
199 km W of Padang, Indonesia / pop: 840,000 / local time: Asia/Jakarta
172 km WSW of Pariaman, Indonesia / pop: 92,100 / local time: Asia/Jakarta

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Manual location disseminated on 24/04/2023 20:19 (UTC)
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