Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 6 November 2016
7 Nov 09:38 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 20 hours.
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.31°N / 126.45°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hiri (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km (74 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
139 km (86 mi) NW of Sofifi (pop: 36,200)
141 km (88 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
165 km (103 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (pop: 8,000)
179 km (111 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
2332 km (1449 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 6 Nov 13:41 UTC||M 4.5 / 52 km||Northern Molucca Sea||GFZ|
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