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5.8 magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesia

Christian Fernsby |
An earthquake with a seismic energy of 5.8 magnitude rocked Buol, Central Sulawesi on February 23, 2021.

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Topics: INDONESIA   

As stated in the official website of the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), the earthquake occurred at 02:22:09 West Indonesia Time.

The epicenter of the earthquake was in the sea, 90 kilometers northeast of Buol, with a depth of 10 kilometers.

Based on its strength, the earthquake had a scale of IV MMI in Buol, and III MMI in Bone Bolango and Toli-Toli.


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