Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 36 km northeast of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia, on 30 Oct 12:47 am (GMT +8) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 36 km northeast of Luwuk, Kabupaten Banggai, Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia, on 30 Oct 12:47 am (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Oct 16:55 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 04:47:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 30 Oct 12:47 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.79°S / 123.07°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800)
148 km (92 mi) S of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200)
266 km (166 mi) ENE of Poso (pop: 47,100)
321 km (199 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900)
344 km (213 mi) SW of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
356 km (221 mi) E of Palu (pop: 282,400)
360 km (224 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000)
1899 km (1180 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 24.1°C (75 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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.
M 4.210 kmMinahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.210 km36 Km ENE of Luwuk, IndonesiaEMSC

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