Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.8 - 210 km northeast da Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, domenica, 18 ottobre 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.8 - 210 km northeast da Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, domenica, 18 ottobre 2020

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

18 Oct 06:10 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 9 minuti.
Data & ora: 18 Oct 2020 06:01:36 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 18 Oct 3:01 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.8
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 2,48°N / 128,23°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Tarakan (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km NNE da Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
208 km NNE da Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
210 km NNE da Ternate (pop: 101,700)
357 km ENE da Bitung (pop: 137,400)
391 km ENE da Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
392 km ENE da Manado (pop: 451,900)
503 km NW da Sorong (pop: 125,500)
2564 km ENE da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.8°C (84 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from SW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.810 km- 91 km NNE of Tobelo, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.860 km91 Km NNE of Tobelo, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.757 km91 Km NNE of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.851 km94 Km NNE of Tobelo, IndonesiaGFZ

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