Mag. 4.6 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 03:10 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 Feb 03:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.24°N / 126.96°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hiri (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
129 km (80 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
198 km (123 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
228 km (142 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
236 km (147 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
240 km (149 mi) E of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2383 km (1480 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.6||10 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|M 4.6||10 km||- 67km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
69.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)