Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Teluk Tomini, 92 km southwest of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on Friday, 18 December 2020 at 03:05 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 13 km depth
18 Dec 14:35 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 hours.
Date & time: 18 Dec 2020 03:05:19 UTC -
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.18°S / 122.65°E (Teluk Tomini, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) N of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) ENE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) SW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) SW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (190 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) ENE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) WSW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
415 km (258 mi) NE of Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
423 km (263 mi) N of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
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||13 km||Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, Indonesia||BMKG|
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