Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 144 km north of Kendari, Sulawesi Tenggara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 6 May 2020 at 14:32 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 375 km depth
6 May 14:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 6 May 2020 14:32:04 UTC -
Depth: 375.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.73°S / 122.17°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
144 km (89 mi) NNW of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SSW of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) SE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) E of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) N of Katabu (pop: 42,800) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) NE of Sengkang (pop: 59,500) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) NE of Watampone (pop: 81,600) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (203 mi) SE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
406 km (252 mi) NE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
555 km (345 mi) SSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||375 km||Sulawesi, Indonesia||EMSC|
|M 4.4||392 km||Sulawesi, Indonesia||BMKG|
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