Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Friday, 28 September 2018
28 Sep 13:42 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.01°N / 119.7°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (65 mi) N of Palu (pop: 282,400)
195 km (121 mi) NW of Poso (pop: 47,100)
1586 km (986 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 28 Sep 13:35 UTC||M 5.6 / 10 km||Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi||GFZ|
|Fri, 28 Sep 13:35 UTC||M 5.6 / 45.9 km||Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi||GeoAu|
|2018-09-28 21:35:30 +08:00 (28 Sep 13:35:30 UTC)||M 5.7 / 10 km||- 103km NNW of Palu, Indonesia||USGS|
|Fri, 28 Sep 13:35 UTC||M 5.7 / 30 km||MINAHASA, SULAWESI, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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