Mag. 4.0 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Monday, 7 January 2019 at 01:37 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
7 Jan 01:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.34°N / 126.75°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (129 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km (71 mi) WNW of Aruk
156 km (97 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
186 km (116 mi) NNW of Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
200 km (124 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
232 km (144 mi) ENE of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
234 km (146 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
455 km (283 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2407 km (1495 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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