Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 213 km east of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 6 September 2020 at 17:06 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake Maluku Sea, 136 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, 6 September 2020 00:21 GMT, which had occurred 17 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 213 km east of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 6 September 2020 at 17:06 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 40 km depth

6 Sep 17:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Sep 7 11:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 40.0 km.
Date & time: 6 Sep 2020 17:06:13 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.79°N / 126.74°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.740 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
4.740 kmMolucca Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
4.741 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)GFZ
4.744 km116 Km NW of Ternate, IndonesiaUSGS

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