Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 57 km south of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on Sunday, 15 March 2020 at 18:51 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 269 km depth
15 Mar 19:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Mar 2020 18:51:34 UTC -
Depth: 269.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.03°N / 123.01°E (Teluk Tomini, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) S of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) SW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) SW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (185 mi) ENE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) ENE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
449 km (279 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
459 km (285 mi) NE of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||269 km||Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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