Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 101 km south of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 28 January 2020 at 00:50 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
28 Jan 00:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Jan 2020 00:50:16 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.85°S / 122.63°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) S of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) ESE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) S of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) ENE of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) ESE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) NE of Watampone (pop: 81,600) --> See nearby quakes!
411 km (256 mi) NE of Parepare (pop: 140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
445 km (277 mi) SSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
511 km (317 mi) NE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||10 km||Sulawesi, Indonesia||EMSC|
|M 4.3||12 km||Sulawesi, Indonesia||BMKG|
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