Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - 187 km south of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 10:02 am (GMT +8) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.4 quake 197 km south of Manado, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 28 Oct 2020 5:09 pm (GMT +8), which had occurred 6 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - 187 km south of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 10:02 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

3 Nov 02:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
3 Nov 02:15: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: 3 Nov 2020 02:02:30 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 3 Nov 2020 10:02 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.16°S / 124.47°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
168 km (105 mi) SSW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) ESE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SSW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) SSW of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) SSW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
341 km (212 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
358 km (222 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
446 km (277 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Heavy Intensity Rain 25°C (77 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 5 m/s (11 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.810 km- 166 km SSW of Tomohon, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.468 kmMOLUCCA SEA, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.568 km165 Km SSW of Tomohon, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.764 kmSouthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaGFZ

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