Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Saturday, 11 March 2000 at 18:12 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.227°N / 126.355°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hiri (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) WNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) E of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2319 km (1441 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||33 km||Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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