Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 112 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, on Monday, 14 April 1986 at 09:44 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 43 km depth
Date & time: 14 Apr 1986 09:44:10 UTC
Depth: 42.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.574°S / 124.318°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
175 km (109 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) SSW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) SSW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
236 km (147 mi) SSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) SSW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
373 km (232 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
428 km (266 mi) NNE of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
552 km (343 mi) NW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.2||43 km||Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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