Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 180 km southeast of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Monday, 17 August 2020 at 21:32 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Aug 21:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Aug 2020 21:32:46 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.32°N / 125.97°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Makian (159 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
153 km (95 mi) SE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) SE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) SE of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (202 mi) E of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
381 km (237 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
510 km (317 mi) NNW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
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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|4.3||10 km||Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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