Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 93 km west of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on Monday, 20 January 2020 at 21:12 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 93 km west of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on Monday, 20 January 2020 at 21:12 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 157 km depth

20 Jan 21:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Jan 20 21:25: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.0.
Date & time: 20 Jan 2020 21:12:36 UTC -
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 157.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.25°N / 122.28°E (Teluk Tomini, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNW of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (155 mi) NE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (185 mi) ENE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (189 mi) WSW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) WSW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) WSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (218 mi) WSW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (266 mi) NNE of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
471 km (293 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.0157 kmMinahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.0157 kmMinahasa, Sulawesi, IndonesiaEMSC

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