Mag. 3.7 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Sunday, 6 January 2019 at 17:41 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 31 km depth
6 Jan 18:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.47°N / 126.8°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
158 km (98 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
198 km (123 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
210 km (131 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
212 km (131 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
243 km (151 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
247 km (153 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
256 km (159 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2418 km (1502 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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