Terremoto leve mag. 4.9 - Gulf of Tomini, 91 km SSW of Gorontalo, Indonesia, 5 May 6:02 pm (GMT +8) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.9 - Gulf of Tomini, 91 km SSW of Gorontalo, Indonesia, 5 May 6:02 pm (GMT +8)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.9 at 99 km depth

5 May 10:10 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 8 minutos.
5 May 10:15: Profundidad recalculada de 97.0 a 99.0 km (de 60 a 62 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al N.
Update Wed, 5 May 2021, 10:15
Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake 92 km southwest of Gorontalo, Indonesia
4.9 quake 5 May 6:02 pm (GMT +8)
4.9 quake 5 May 6:02 pm (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred only 12 minutes ago 92 km southwest of Gorontalo, Indonesia, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 97 km beneath the epicenter near Gorontalo, Indonesia, early evening on Wednesday 5 May 2021 at 6:02 pm 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.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Luwuk (pop. 47,800) located 82 km from the epicenter, and Gorontalo (pop. 144,200) 92 km away.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 5 May 2021 10:02:39 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 5 May 6:02 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.9
Prof.: 99.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 0.21°S / 122.74°E (Gulf of Tomini, Indonesia)
Antipode: 0.21°N / 57.26°W
Volcán mas cercano: Una Una (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km al N de Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al SSO de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
257 km al ENE de Poso (pop: 47,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
286 km al SO de Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
295 km al SO de Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
301 km al SO de Manado (pop: 451,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
328 km al ENE de Palu (pop: 282,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
330 km al SO de Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
419 km al NE de Palopo (pop: 129,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
441 km al NE de Rantepao (pop: 40,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 29°C (84 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from E
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 MWh, equivalente a 338 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.999 kmMinahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, IndonesiaBMKG

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