Earthquake San Francisco 1906

Magnitude: 6.2
Region: Kepulauan Mentawai region, Indonesia
Depth: 49 km
Geographic Coordinates: 1.123S, 99.708E
Date: 31 Aug 2017 17:06:57 – UTC

Location with respect to nearby cities:
72.2 km (44.7 mi) SW of Pariaman, Indonesia
74.5 km (46.2 mi) WSW of Padang, Indonesia
111.5 km (69.1 mi) WSW of Solok, Indonesia
116.4 km (72.1 mi) SW of Bukittinggi, Indonesia
143.8 km (89.1 mi) SW of Payakumbuh, Indonesia

For more information about this earthquake and other quake news, photos and map resources please visit the “Earthquake News” section of our site.


Every day we send our readers the latest news with Christian commentary right to their inbox. Bi-weekly we include Bible Q&A and Bible studies as they become available. We invite you to join us.

Study With Us!

Visit the Bible Study, Bible Question and Answer and Video section of our site.

Leave A Comment

You are invited to participate in our Christian Community by leaving a comment. We would love to read your point of view and inspiring messages. Please read our Community Guidelines before commenting and note all comments are moderated (Ephesians 4:29).