Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 95 km southeast of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on 14 Jun 2:04 am (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 95 km southeast of Gorontalo, Indonesia, on 14 Jun 2:04 am (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 116 km depth

13 Jun 18:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
13 Jun 18:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.6.
14 Jun 06:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 112.0 to 116.0 km (from 70 to 72 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.3 km (2.1 mi) towards S.
Update Sun, 13 Jun 2021, 18:15
Moderate tremor of magnitude 4.4 just reported 93 km southeast of Gorontalo, Indonesia
4.4 quake 14 Jun 2:04 am (GMT +8)
4.4 quake 14 Jun 2:04 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred only 11 minutes ago 93 km southeast of Gorontalo, Indonesia, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 112 km beneath the epicenter near Gorontalo, Indonesia, early morning on Monday 14 June 2021 at 2:04 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.6 earthquake.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Gorontalo (pop. 144,200) located 93 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 13 Jun 2021 18:04:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 14 Jun 2:04 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 116.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.01°N / 123.73°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) SE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) SW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) SW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
366 km (228 mi) ENE of Poso (pop: 47,100) --> See nearby quakes!
416 km (258 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
441 km (274 mi) ENE of Palu (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
464 km (288 mi) NNE of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.8°C (80 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.3116 kmIndonesia: Minahassa Peninsula, SulawesiBMKG
4.6112 kmMINAHASA, SULAWESI, INDONESIAEMSC

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