Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 190 km south of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Saturday, 25 January 2020 at 16:30 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 190 km south of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Saturday, 25 January 2020 at 16:30 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 23 km depth

25 Jan 16:40 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Jan 26 06:50: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 25.0 to 23.0 km.
Date & time: 25 Jan 2020 16:30:06 UTC -
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.17°S / 124.43°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
171 km (106 mi) SSW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ESE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) SSW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) SSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SSW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
474 km (295 mi) NNE of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
573 km (356 mi) NW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> 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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M 4.023 kmSouthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)BMKG

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