Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 at 14:47 (GMT)
20 Jun 14:52 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.38°N / 128.6°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (91 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) NE of Tobelo (pop: 10,000)
2598 km (1615 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2017-06-20 14:47:45 UTC||M 4.8 / 10 km||Halmahera, Indonesia||GFZ|
|2017-06-20 14:47:45 UTC||M 4.8 / 10 km||4.8 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|2017-06-20 14:47:46 UTC|
2017-06-20 23:47:46 +09:00
|M 5.0 / 35 km||90km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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