Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 139 km south of Tondano, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 at 08:00 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 Apr 08:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Apr 2019 08:00:37 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.06°N / 124.98°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km (86 mi) S of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) S of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) S of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) S of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ESE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
279 km (174 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
526 km (327 mi) NNE of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
549 km (341 mi) NW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.2||10 km||Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 27 Jun 2019 22:57 UTC| M 4.0 |189 km (117.4 mi) depth|23 km (14 mi) distance| BMKG | Details
- 04 Jun 2019 16:15 UTC| M 3.6 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|24 km (15 mi) distance| BMKG | Details