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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Friday, 28 September 2018 - information

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Friday, 28 September 2018

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.4 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, 28 Sep 2018 10:02, which had occurred 12 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Friday, 28 September 2018
28 Sep 10:28 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 14 minutes.
Sep 28 10:30: Magnitude recalculated from 6.7 to 5.8.
Date & time: Friday, 28 September 2018 10:14 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.02°S / 119.88°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (61 mi) N of Palu (pop: 282,400)
181 km (113 mi) NW of Poso (pop: 47,100)
1603 km (996 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 28 Sep 10:14 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmMinahassa Peninsula, SulawesiGFZ
Fri, 28 Sep 10:14 UTCM 5.8 / 30 kmMINAHASA, SULAWESI, INDONESIAEMSC
2018-09-28 18:14:20 +08:00 (28 Sep 10:14:20 UTC)M 5.8 / 10 km- 99km N of Palu, IndonesiaUSGS
Fri, 28 Sep 10:14 UTCM 5.7 / 16.3 kmMinahassa Peninsula, SulawesiGeoAu
28/09/2018 17:14:25 WIB (28 Sep 10:14:25 UTC)M 6.1 / 10 kmKendari (3 MMI)BMKG

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
365.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)

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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Friday, 28 September 2018

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