Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Teluk Tomini, 77 km north of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 10:16 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - Teluk Tomini, 77 km north of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 10:16 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 70 km depth

15 Dec 10:25 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Dec 15 10:30: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 60.0 to 70.0 km.
Date & time: 15 Dec 2019 10:16:20 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.26°S / 122.84°E (Teluk Tomini, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km (48 mi) N of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) ENE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) SW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) SW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) SW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) ENE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
415 km (258 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1895 km (1177 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Pulau Mantalu Daka Island --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSE of Lito Duyonumo Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.470 kmMinahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.470 kmSulawesi, IndonesiaEMSC

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Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Teluk Tomini, 77 km north of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 10:16 (GMT)
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