Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 3 July 2019 at 14:02 (GMT)

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 3 July 2019 at 14:02 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 108 km depth

3 Jul 14:30 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 28 minutes.
Jul 4 08:25: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 100.0 to 108.0 km.
Date & time: 3 Jul 2019 02:02:23 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 108.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.93°N / 127.17°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
129 km (80 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
140 km (87 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
226 km (141 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
260 km (162 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
263 km (163 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
272 km (169 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2432 km (1511 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.1108 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.21 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaEMSC

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