Strong mag. 5.7 earthquake - Banda Sea, 45 km southwest of Pulau Lasampung Island, Indonesia, on Friday, 12 April 2019 at 11:45 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.5 quake Banda Sea, 105 km south of Luwuk, Indonesia, 12 April 2019 11:40 GMT, which had occurred 5 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 5.7 earthquake - Banda Sea, 45 km southwest of Pulau Lasampung Island, Indonesia, on Friday, 12 April 2019 at 11:45 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 24 km depth

12 Apr 12:18 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Apr 2019 11:45:39 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 24.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.867°S / 122.572°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
105 km (65 mi) SSW of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) ESE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) S of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (182 mi) ENE of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
319 km (198 mi) ESE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) NE of Watampone (pop: 81,600) --> See nearby quakes!
405 km (252 mi) NE of Parepare (pop: 140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
450 km (280 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
505 km (314 mi) NE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (159 mi) E of Sulawesi Island (pop: 18,455,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.724 kmSulawesi, IndonesiaGeoAu

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