Mag. 3.8 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Sunday, 13 January 2019 at 11:29 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
13 Jan 11:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.44°N / 126.9°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
147 km (91 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
191 km (119 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
203 km (126 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
219 km (136 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
252 km (156 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
254 km (158 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
264 km (164 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2426 km (1508 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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