Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, on Friday, 28 September 2018 at 10:16 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.4 quake Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, 28 September 10:02 UTC, which had occurred 14 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, on Friday, 28 September 2018 at 10:16 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

28 Sep 10:28 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Sep 28 10:31: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.7.
Date & time: 28 Sep 2018 10:16:49 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.87°S / 120.03°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Una Una (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NE of Palu (pop: 282,400)
99 km (62 mi) NW of Poso (pop: 47,100)
237 km (147 mi) N of Palopo (pop: 129,300)
324 km (201 mi) E of Samarinda (pop: 355,200)
328 km (204 mi) E of Loa Janan (Kabupaten Kutai Kartanegara) (pop: 212,800)
351 km (218 mi) E of City of Balikpapan (pop: 700,000)
481 km (299 mi) N of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700)
1579 km (981 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) [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.
M 5.710 kmMinahassa Peninsula, SulawesiGFZ
M 5.730 kmMinahassa Peninsula, SulawesiGeoAu
M 5.710 km- 17km E of Palu, IndonesiaUSGS

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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, on Friday, 28 September 2018 at 10:16 (GMT)
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