Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 98 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Monday, 12 April 2021 at 07:54 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
12 Apr 11:55 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 4 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.18°N / 126.59°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hiri (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) WNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) WNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) E of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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