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Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia on Saturday, 8 November 1941

Major mag. 7.4 earthquake  - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia on Saturday, 8 November 1941
Date & time: Saturday, 8 November 1941 23:37 UTC
Magnitude: 7.4
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.742°N / 122.791°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) NW of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200)
188 km (117 mi) N of Luwuk (pop: 47,800)
1932 km (1201 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1015 joules (2206 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 x 106 tons of TNT or 118.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Sat, 8 Nov 23:37 UTCM 7.4 / 35 kmMinahasa, Sulawesi, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.4 quake: Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 8 Nov 1941 23:37

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Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia on Saturday, 8 November 1941
 

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