Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Friday, 10 May 2019 at 00:32 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 May 00:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.13°N / 126.91°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
130 km (81 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
158 km (98 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
171 km (106 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
205 km (128 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
240 km (149 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
240 km (149 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
251 km (156 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2414 km (1500 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.3||10 km||Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||EMSC|
|M 4.3||34 km||Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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