Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 160 km southeast of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on 29 Oct 8:26 pm (GMT +9) -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 160 km southeast of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on 29 Oct 8:26 pm (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Oct 11:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
29 Oct 11:35: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 11:26:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29 Oct 8:26 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.91°N / 126.17°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tongkoko (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) ESE of Parigidolang
136 km (84 mi) W of Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
147 km (91 mi) ESE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
156 km (97 mi) W of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
159 km (99 mi) ESE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
160 km (99 mi) ESE of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
589 km (366 mi) S of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2287 km (1421 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.5°C (83 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
M 4.510 kmNorthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.210 kmMolucca Sea, IndonesiaEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Tumpaan (177 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
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