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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Wednesday, 23 September 2020
23 Sep 21:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
23 Sep 21:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.3.
26 Sep 23:00: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.2.
Date & time: Wednesday, 23 September 2020 20:59 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Diepte: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.54°N / 126.35°E (Indonesia)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Awu (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2423 km (1505 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 29.2°C (84 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
TijdMag. / DiepteLocatieBron
Wed, 23 Sep 20:59 UTCM 4.2 / 13 kmTalaud Islands, IndonesiaBMKG
24 September 2020 - 04:59 AM (PST) (23 Sep 20:59:00 UTC)M 4.0 / 15 km248 Km S 26° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental), IndonesiaPHIVOLCS
Wed, 23 Sep 20:59 UTCM 4.0 / 40 kmKepulauan Talaud, IndonesiaEMSC

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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Wednesday, 23 September 2020

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