Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 90 km north of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 16 February 2020 at 16:55 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 116 km depth
16 Feb 17:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2020 16:55:41 UTC -
Depth: 116.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.56°N / 127.12°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (154 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) E of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
535 km (332 mi) WNW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||116 km||Halmahera, Indonesia||EMSC|
|3.8||122 km||Halmahera, Indonesia||BMKG|
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