Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:32 WIB

Mag. 3.9 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:32 WIB

Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 19 km depth

Date & time: 29 Oct 2012 03:32:24 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:32 WIB
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.95°N / 126.9°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Banua Wuhu (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) SSE of Sere
183 km (114 mi) NW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
246 km (153 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
252 km (157 mi) NE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
257 km (160 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
280 km (174 mi) NE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
401 km (249 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2449 km (1522 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.919 kmNorthern Molucca SeaBMKG

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