Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - Molucca Sea, 71 km a est da Bitung, Sulawesi Settentrionale, Indonesia, 25 Apr 1:39 am (GMT +8) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - Molucca Sea, 71 km a est da Bitung, Sulawesi Settentrionale, Indonesia, 25 Apr 1:39 am (GMT +8)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.3 at 10 km depth

24 Apr 18:05 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 26 minuti.
Update Sat, 24 Apr 2021, 18:09
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.3 just reported 71 km east of Bitung, Indonesia
4.3 quake 25 Apr 1:39 am (GMT +8)
4.3 quake 25 Apr 1:39 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred early morning on Sunday 25 April 2021 at 1:39 am local time near Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, as reported by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency.
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a shallow depth of 10 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Bitung (pop. 137,400) located 71 km from the epicenter, Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (pop. 8,000) 94 km away, and Tondano (pop. 33,300) 105 km away.
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Earthquake data

Data & ora: 24 Apr 2021 17:39:17 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 25 Apr 1:39 am (GMT +8)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 1.57°N / 125.82°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 1.57°S / 54.18°W
Vulcano più vicino: Tongkoko (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km E da Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
94 km E da Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
105 km ENE da Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
108 km E da Manado (pop: 451,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
116 km ENE da Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
194 km ONO da Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
214 km ONO da Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
244 km O da Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
327 km ENE da Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
439 km NE da Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29.2°C (85 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 MWh, equivalent to 42.5 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.
4.310 kmNorthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
4.310 kmMOLUCCA SEA, IndonesiaEMSC

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