Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.2 - 205 km southeast da Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, lunedì, 19 ottobre 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.2 - 205 km southeast da Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, lunedì, 19 ottobre 2020

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 19 km depth

19 Oct 08:30 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 8 minuti.
Update Mon, 19 Oct 2020, 11:29
Light earthquake of magnitude 4.2 reported in Indonesia
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake 3 hours ago was reported by the BMKG agency, considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Indonesia. The earthquake occurred at shallow depth of 19 km (11.8 mi) beneath the epicenter given as 184 Km Sse Of Tondano, Indonesia on 19 Oct 5:22 pm (GMT +9) local time. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change within the next hours as the agency continues to process the seismic data.
Our monitoring service at VolcanoDiscovery also identified a second report from the USGS agency which listed the quake at magnitude 4.7. A third agency reporting the same quake was EMSC at magnitude 4.7.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 19 Oct 2020 08:22:10 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 19 Oct 5:22 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.2
Profondità: 19.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0,1°S / 125,79°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Ambang (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
184 km SSE da Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
186 km SSE da Bitung (pop: 137,400)
192 km SE da Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
199 km SSE da Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000)
203 km WSW da Ternate (pop: 101,700)
205 km SSE da Manado (pop: 451,900)
218 km WSW da Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
2210 km ENE da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 28.5°C (83 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SSW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30,1 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.
MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.219 km- 184 km SSE of Tondano, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.710 kmMolucca Sea, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.710 km184 Km SSE of Tondano, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.753 kmSouthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaGFZ

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 205 km southeast of Manado, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia, on 19 Oct 5:22 pm (GMT +9)

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