Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Tue, 30 Oct 2012 18:49 WIB

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Tue, 30 Oct 2012 18:49 WIB

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 30 Oct 2012 11:49:26 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 18:49 WIB
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.62°N / 126.48°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Karangetang (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
193 km (120 mi) NE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
197 km (122 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
221 km (137 mi) NE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
227 km (141 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
227 km (141 mi) NE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
236 km (147 mi) NE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
241 km (150 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
2392 km (1486 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.210 kmNorthern Molucca SeaBMKG

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