Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Tue, 2 Oct 2012 10:00 WIB

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Tue, 2 Oct 2012 10:00 WIB

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 104 km depth

Date & time: 2 Oct 2012 03:00:48 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 2 Oct 2012 10:00 WIB
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.53°N / 127.13°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
100 km (62 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
100 km (62 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
216 km (134 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
248 km (154 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
254 km (158 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
698 km (434 mi) SSE of Budta (Philippines) (pop: 1,273,700)
2412 km (1499 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.0104 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG

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