M 3.3 Earthquake at a Depth of 6 Km Occurs in Tegal


An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3 occurred in Tegal Regency, Central Java. The earthquake centered on the mainland was only at a depth of 6 km.

Based on information from BMKG, this earthquake occurred on Sunday (10/10/2021) at 17:50:49 WIB. The point of the earthquake was about 28 km southwest of Tegal Regency, Central Java.

“The location of the earthquake was at 7,178 South Latitude, 108,94666 East Longitude or 28 km southwest of Tegal Regency, Central Java at a depth of 6 km,” the BMKG wrote.

“(Earthquake shocks) were felt in Brebes (scale) II MMI (modified mercalli intensity),” said the BMKG’s further statement.

As of this news, there have been no reports related to damage to public facilities or residents’ assets or other impacts of the earthquake.

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(mbr / mbr)