Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 72 km south of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on Sunday, 19 January 2020 at 12:10 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 114 km depth
19 Jan 12:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 114.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.06°S / 123.3°E (Teluk Tomini, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (44 mi) SSE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
1951 km (1212 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Pulau Mantalu Daka Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.2||114 km||Sulawesi, Indonesia||EMSC|
|M 4.2||115 km||Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia)||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
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