Mag. 3.8 earthquake - HALMAHERA, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 2 February 2019 at 16:38 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 125 km depth
2 Feb 16:50 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 125.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.91°N / 127.26°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (53 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
125 km (78 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
135 km (84 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
236 km (146 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
270 km (167 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
272 km (169 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
522 km (324 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2441 km (1517 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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