Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 97 km north of Pulau Kasa Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 29 January 2004 at 02:42 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 82 km depth
Depth: 82.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.445°S / 128.25°E (Ceram Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) NW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) N of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) SSE of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
373 km (231 mi) SSE of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) WSW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
552 km (343 mi) SE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
558 km (347 mi) SE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
567 km (353 mi) SE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
578 km (359 mi) SE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
2410 km (1498 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||82 km||Ceram Sea, Indonesia||USGS|
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