Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Tuesday, 2 April 2019 at 17:26 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
2 Apr 17:40 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 14 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.71°N / 126.36°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ruang (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km (83 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
153 km (95 mi) NW of Ternate (North Maluku) (pop: 101,700)
156 km (97 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara, Sulawesi Utara) (pop: 8,000)
167 km (104 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa, Sulawesi Utara) (pop: 33,300)
170 km (106 mi) E of Manado (North Sulawesi) (pop: 451,900)
172 km (107 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan, Maluku Utara) (pop: 36,200)
178 km (111 mi) ENE of Tomohon (Sulawesi Utara) (pop: 27,600)
2340 km (1454 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||10 km||Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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