Mag. 3.7 earthquake - HALMAHERA, INDONESIA, on Monday, 7 January 2019 at 05:30 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 38 km depth
7 Jan 05:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.72°N / 127.47°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (37 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
104 km (65 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
110 km (68 mi) N of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
255 km (159 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
288 km (179 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
293 km (182 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
551 km (342 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2455 km (1525 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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