Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Celebes Sea, 281 km northwest of Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Friday, Sep 24, 2021 5:14 am (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Celebes Sea, 281 km northwest of Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Friday, Sep 24, 2021 5:14 am (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 598 km depth

23 Sep 21:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 23, 2021 21:14:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Sep 24, 2021 5:14 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 598.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.37°N / 123.17°E (Celebes Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 3.37°S / 56.83°W
Nearest volcano: Unnamed (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
281 km (175 mi) NW of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) NW of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (187 mi) NW of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) NW of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (196 mi) N of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) SW of General Santos City (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) SE of Jolo (Philippines) (pop: 101,000) --> See nearby quakes!
395 km (245 mi) SSW of Koronadal City (Philippines) (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
412 km (256 mi) SSE of Zamboanga City (Philippines) (pop: 457,600) --> See nearby quakes!
447 km (278 mi) SSW of Digos (Philippines) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.3°C (83 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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4.8598 kmIndonesia: 336 Km S 27° E of Banguingui (Sulu)PHIVOLCS
4.8598 kmIndonesia: CELEBES SEAEMSC

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