Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Monday, 8 April 2019 at 21:55 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Apr 22:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.56°N / 127.06°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
140 km (87 mi) NW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara, Maluku Utara) (pop: 10,000)
200 km (124 mi) N of Ternate (North Maluku) (pop: 101,700)
210 km (131 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan, Maluku Utara) (pop: 36,200)
241 km (150 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
273 km (170 mi) ENE of Manado (North Sulawesi) (pop: 451,900)
277 km (172 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa, Sulawesi Utara) (pop: 33,300)
593 km (368 mi) SSE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines) (pop: 1,273,700)
2448 km (1521 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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