Sukabumi Shaked Five Earthquakes

By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Saturday, July 07 2018 - 19:00 IWST

BMKG Badan Meteorologi, Klimatologi, dan Geofisika (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)
BMKG Badan Meteorologi, Klimatologi, dan Geofisika (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Sukabumi- Release received from Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) that less than two hours on Saturday, (7/7/2018) Sukabumi District, West Java, was rocked five times earthquake.

"We are still coordinating with the Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD) Sukabumi regency related to the earthquake that occurred," said Public Relation PMI Sukabumi Atep Maulana in Sukabumi, Saturday (7/7/2018).

Information collected, although the epicenter is not in Sukabumi but the vibration is felt by the people in some districts. The first earthquake occurred at 10.52 WIB earthquake with 3.2 Richter Scale (SR) is located at 6.91 LS, 106.46 BT 43 km southwest of Bogor Regency at a depth of 16 km

The second earthquake occurred at 10:56 pm, with the strength of the 4.4 Richter Scale earthquake (SR) located at 6.91 LS, 106.41 east longitude 42 km southeast of Lebak regency, Banten, with the center of the quake 5 km below sea level.

The next magnitude 4.1 earthquake occurred at 11:15 pm the location is still the same. Followed by a magnitude aftershock of 4.5 SR, at 12.18 WIB located at 6.97 LS, 106.35 BT 46 km southeast of Lebak Regency, Banten at a depth of 6 km.

Peak, aftershocks magnitude 4.6 SR, using the District Sukabumi region centered at 6.98 LS, 106.34 east longitude 47 km southeast of Lebak regency at a depth of 6 km at 12:23 pm.

"We have not received reports of buildings damaged by this earthquake, but have alerted volunteers and volunteers to help if there are damaged houses," Atep added

News Comment

Today's Industry

Salat Island is become a conservation area for Orangutan by the management of PT Sawit Sumbermas Sarana Tbk (SSMS). (Foto: Public Relations of PT Sawit Sumbermas Sarana Tbk)

Sabtu, 24 Juli 2021 - 12:15 WIB

Sawit Sumbermas Sarana Preparing RSPO Virtual Tour for August 2021

PT Sawit Sumbermas Sarana Tbk (SSMS), a public firm of palm oil firm listed in the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX), plans to hold a RSPO Virtual Tour on August 2021. It is a measure to support…

Source: PR of Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing

Kamis, 22 Juli 2021 - 19:01 WIB

Gov’t Readies More COVID-19 Emergency Hospitals in Seven Regions

In a bid to anticipate the needs for medical facilities following spike in COVID-19 cases, the Government has announced it is preparing at least 16 additional buildings to be converted into…

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo

Kamis, 22 Juli 2021 - 16:00 WIB

Gov’t to Relax PPKM Darurat If COVID-19 Cases Continue to Decline

The Government has announced it will relax the emergency Public Activity Restrictions (PPKM darurat) on 26 July 2021 if the number of COVID-19 cases keeps going down.

Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung (Photo by: PR of Cabinet Secretariat)

Kamis, 22 Juli 2021 - 15:15 WIB

Cabinet Secretary: Eid al-Adha is Momentum to Strengthen Togetherness, Solidarity

This year’s Eid al-Adha that falls amid the pandemic is a momentum to strengthen togetherness and solidarity, according to Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung.

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo

Kamis, 22 Juli 2021 - 14:30 WIB

President Jokowi Tells Regional Heads to Provide Self-Isolation Centers, Emergency Hospitals

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has urged regional governments to prepare self-isolation centers in densely populated areas for asymptomatic and mild symptomatic COVID-19 patients.