Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 31 km northeast of Pulau Balontohe Island, Indonesia, on Monday, 25 Jan 2021 11:27 am (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 31 km northeast of Pulau Balontohe Island, Indonesia, on Monday, 25 Jan 2021 11:27 am (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 127 km depth

25 Jan 03:35 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Jan 2021 03:27:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 25 Jan 2021 11:27 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.94°N / 126.01°E (Philippines Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Awu (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
228 km (142 mi) SSE of Glan (Sarangani, Philippines) (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) SSE of Alabel (Philippines) (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) SSE of Maluñgun (Philippines) (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) SSE of Polomolok (Philippines) (pop: 64,000) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (188 mi) NNE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) NNE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
321 km (200 mi) NNE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
382 km (237 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.9°C (82 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from NE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 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 4.5127 kmTalaud Islands, IndonesiaBMKG
M 3.421 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
M 3.418 km005 Km S 18° W of Kiamba (Sarangani), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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