Mag. 3.7 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Monday, 7 January 2019 at 07:36 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 14 km depth
7 Jan 07:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.33°N / 126.84°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
146 km (91 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
182 km (113 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
194 km (121 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
241 km (149 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
243 km (151 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
253 km (157 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2415 km (1501 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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