Earthquake Location

Magnitude 8.6 OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 08:38:38 UTC

Earthquake Location World Location
Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Map of INDIAN OCEAN
Map of INDIAN OCEAN

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver