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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Aru Islands Region, Indonesia on Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Aru Islands Region, Indonesia on Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Jan 25 13:54: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.1.
Jan 25 13:56: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Jan 25 13:57: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.1.
Jan 25 14:30: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.3.
Date & time: Wednesday, 25 January 2017 13:48 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.86°S / 133.68°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (380 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 25 Jan 2017
Wed, 25 Jan 13:48 UTCM 5.2 / 12 kmKEPULAUAN KAI, INDONESIAEMSC
Wed, 25 Jan 13:49 UTCM 5.2 / 37.4 km- 53km W of Dobo, IndonesiaUSGS
Wed, 25 Jan 13:49 UTCM 5.3 / 60 kmAru Islands Region, IndonesiaGeoAu

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