Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 138 km north of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Thursday, 4 June 2020 at 21:53 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 138 km north of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Thursday, 4 June 2020 at 21:53 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 78 km depth

4 Jun 22:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
Jun 5 14:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 64.0 to 78.0 km.
Date & time: 4 Jun 2020 21:53:59 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 78.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.02°N / 127.25°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (85 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (148 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) ENE of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
274 km (170 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
494 km (307 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
550 km (342 mi) NW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.478 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.332 km377 km S 28° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) (Indonesia)PHIVOLCS
M 4.477 kmMolucca Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
M 4.477 km62 km NW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS

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