Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 199 km northeast of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 17 June 2020 at 17:48 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 199 km northeast of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 17 June 2020 at 17:48 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 178 km depth

17 Jun 17:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 59.0 to 178.0 km.
Date & time: 17 Jun 2020 17:48:18 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 178.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.26°N / 128.4°E (North Maluku, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (46 mi) NE of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) NNE of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (123 mi) NE of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
402 km (250 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa, North Sulawesi) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
404 km (251 mi) ENE of Manado (North Sulawesi) (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
413 km (257 mi) ENE of Tomohon (North Sulawesi) (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
472 km (294 mi) NW of Sorong (West Papua) (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
558 km (347 mi) SE of General Santos (Soccsksargen, Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
2573 km (1599 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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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 4.3178 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.359 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.4234 km450 km S 44° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) (Indonesia)PHIVOLCS

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Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 199 km northeast of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 17 June 2020 at 17:48 (GMT)
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