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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - North of Halmahera, Indonesia on Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - North of Halmahera, Indonesia on Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Date & time: Wed, 11 Jan 20:15:08 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.72°N / 128.75°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (234 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 11 Jan
Wed, 11 Jan 20:15 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km4.5 NORTH OF HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 13 Jan
Fri, 13 Jan 23:06 UTCM 4.8 / 56 km - [info] (151 km)Northern Molucca Sea
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 17 Jan
Tue, 17 Jan 19:05 UTCM 3.1 / 33 km - [info] (182 km)203 km S 55? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)
[Map]
PHILVOLCS
Wed, 18 Jan
Wed, 18 Jan 23:17 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (170 km)KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 20 Jan
Fri, 20 Jan 01:16 UTCM 4.4 / 79.2 km - [info] (183 km)- 187km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 21 Jan
Sat, 21 Jan 05:16 UTCM 5.6 / 58 km - [info] (131 km)Halmahera, Indonesia
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 22 Jan
Sun, 22 Jan 10:57 UTCM 4.7 / 31.5 km - [info] (145 km)- 210km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Mon, 23 Jan
Mon, 23 Jan 03:06 UTCM 3.2 / 101 km - [info] (156 km)217 km S 53? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 29 Jan
Sun, 29 Jan 16:50 UTCM 3.2 / 140 km - [info] (157 km)249 km S 40? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 14 Feb
Tue, 14 Feb 20:47 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (183 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Tue, 14 Feb 20:47 UTCM 5.0 / 71 km - [info] (141 km)- 238km SE of Sarangani, Philippines[Map]USGS
Wed, 15 Feb
Wed, 15 Feb 14:07 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (178 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 17 Feb
Fri, 17 Feb 21:33 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (189 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 17 Feb 21:33 UTCM 4.7 / 68.5 km - [info] (141 km)- 227km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 22 Feb
Wed, 22 Feb 05:31 UTCM 4.7 / 56 km - [info] (221 km)275 km S 59? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 27 Feb
Mon, 27 Feb 00:03 UTCM 4.6 / 68 km - [info] (169 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Mon, 27 Feb 00:03 UTCM 4.9 / 75.8 km - [info] (154 km)- 214km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Tue, 28 Feb
Tue, 28 Feb 05:02 UTCM 3.5 / 84 km - [info] (212 km)217 km S 62? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 17 Mar
Fri, 17 Mar 22:28 UTCM 4.3 / 132 km - [info] (116 km)Northern Molucca Sea
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 11 Apr
Tue, 11 Apr 14:41 UTCM 4.9 / 27 km - [info] (312 km)381 km S 74? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)
[Map]
PHILVOLCS
Tue, 11 Apr 20:13 UTCM 4.6 / 48.2 km - [info] (150 km)- 246km SE of Sarangani, Philippines
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 25 Apr
Tue, 25 Apr 14:48 UTCM 2.9 / 57 km - [info] (202 km)217 km S 59? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 29 Apr
Sat, 29 Apr 16:50 UTCM 3.8 / 26 km - [info] (270 km)348 km S 63? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 16 May
Tue, 16 May 17:15 UTCM 3.9 / 25 km - [info] (173 km)307 km S 40? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 25 May
Thu, 25 May 08:22 UTCM 3.7 / 2 km - [info] (253 km)325 km S 63? E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental)
I FELT IT
[Map]
PHILVOLCS
Thu, 25 May 08:22 UTCM 4.5 / 158 km - [info] (200 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ

 

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