Mag. 4.4 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Friday, 25 January 2019 at 19:45 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 29 km depth
25 Jan 19:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.17°N / 126.72°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
152 km (94 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
170 km (106 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
185 km (115 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
188 km (117 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
223 km (138 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
614 km (382 mi) SSE of Budta (Philippines) (pop: 1,273,700)
2396 km (1489 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||29 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|M 4.9||42 km||- 154km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia||USGS|
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