Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 50 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, on Sunday, 3 February 2019 at 09:04 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 35 km depth
3 Feb 09:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2019 09:04:14 UTC
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.01°S / 124.4°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
154 km (96 mi) SSW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SSW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) ESE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) SSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) SSW of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) SSW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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