Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 118 km south of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 25 February 2020 at 16:54 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 Feb 17:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Feb 2020 16:54:29 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.98°S / 122.51°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
118 km (74 mi) SSW of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) ESE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (174 mi) ENE of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SSW of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (193 mi) ENE of Rantepao (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) ESE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 mi) NE of Watampone (pop: 81,600) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
491 km (305 mi) NE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> 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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