Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 148 km south of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 11:45 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
28 Jul 12:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 20 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.53°S / 127.52°E↗ (North Maluku, Indonesia)
Antipode: 0.53°N / 52.48°W↗
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
141 km (88 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) S of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.9||10 km||Halmahera, Indonesia||BMKG|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.