Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 52 km southwest of Poso, Sulawesi Centrale, Indonesia, on Thursday, 15 April 2021 at 19:46 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Apr 20:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 19:46:27 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.58°S / 120.32°E (Central Sulawesi, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Poso (Central Sulawesi) (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Palu (Central Sulawesi) (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) N of Palopo (South Sulawesi) (pop: 129,300) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (100 mi) NNE of Rantepao (South Sulawesi) (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) NE of Mamuju (West Sulawesi) (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||10 km||Sulawesi, Indonesia||BMKG|
|2.7||10 km||SULAWESI, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.