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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Saturday, 6 January 2018

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Saturday, 6 January 2018
Date & time: Sat, 6 Jan 18:35:10 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.16°N / 126.73°E
Nearest volcano: Awu (147 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 6 Jan
Sat, 6 Jan 20:07 UTCM 3.1 / 14 km - [info]Awu (113 km)204 km S 34[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 9 Jan
Tue, 9 Jan 14:12 UTCM 3.1 / 1 km - [info]Awu (184 km)259 km S 46[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 17 Jan
Wed, 17 Jan 10:51 UTCM 2.8 / 1 km - [info] (124 km)116 km S 70[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 17 Jan 14:13 UTCM 2.7 / 96 km - [info]Awu (103 km)179 km S 32[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 17 Jan 14:13 UTCM 3.2 / 14 km - [info]Awu (79 km)123 km S 12[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 18 Jan
Thu, 18 Jan 12:11 UTCM 3.8 / 61 km - [info]Awu (133 km)213 km S 38[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 26 Jan
Fri, 26 Jan 09:47 UTCM 3.2 / 118 km - [info] (270 km)260 km S 77[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 10 Feb
Sat, 10 Feb 05:12 UTCM 4.3 / 44.3 km - [info] (34 km)- 36km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines[Map]USGS
Tue, 13 Feb
Tue, 13 Feb 11:00 UTCM 3.8 / 35 km - [info] (109 km)227 km S 26[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 13 Feb 11:00 UTCM 4.0 / 81 km - [info] (112 km)264 km S 25[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 13 Feb 18:53 UTCM 3.4 / 80 km - [info] (59 km)069 km S 49[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 16 Feb
Fri, 16 Feb 19:12 UTCM 3.4 / 25 km - [info] (85 km)077 km S 63[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 17 Feb
Sat, 17 Feb 05:31 UTCM 4.7 / 60 km - [info] (143 km)KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Feb
Mon, 26 Feb 17:23 UTCM 3.0 / 2 km - [info] (51 km)212 km S 15[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 26 Feb 17:23 UTCM 3.1 / 78 km - [info] (60 km)245 km S 14[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 3 Mar
Sat, 3 Mar 13:46 UTCM 3.0 / 1 km - [info] (169 km)161 km S 69[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 4 Mar
Sun, 4 Mar 15:41 UTCM 4.4 / 52.3 km - [info]Awu (161 km)- 222km SE of Sarangani, Philippines[Map]USGS
Wed, 7 Mar
Wed, 7 Mar 15:34 UTCM 4.1 / 86 km - [info]Awu (169 km)227 km S 47[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 8 Mar
Thu, 8 Mar 16:32 UTCM 3.0 / 3 km - [info] (121 km)112 km S 72[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 14 Mar
Wed, 14 Mar 13:37 UTCM 4.7 / 109 km - [info] (245 km)232 km S 69[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 16 Mar
Fri, 16 Mar 00:30 UTCM 4.3 / 27 km - [info] (146 km)138 km S 61[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 17 Mar
Sat, 17 Mar 20:54 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info]Awu (147 km)- 235km SE of Sarangani, Philippines[Map]USGS
Tue, 20 Mar
Tue, 20 Mar 13:44 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info] (143 km)134 km S 64[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 21 Mar
Wed, 21 Mar 17:49 UTCM 3.0 / 32 km - [info] (41 km)044 km S 04[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 22 Mar
Thu, 22 Mar 14:24 UTCM 3.9 / 96 km - [info] (48 km)230 km S 10[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 23 Mar
Fri, 23 Mar 10:19 UTCM 4.8 / 82 km - [info] (175 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Fri, 23 Mar 10:19 UTCM 5.0 / 100 km - [info]Awu (191 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 23 Mar 10:41 UTCM 4.1 / 1 km - [info] (148 km)139 km S 75[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 26 Mar
Mon, 26 Mar 12:31 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Awu (63 km)203 km S 19[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar (7 earthquakes)
Thu, 29 Mar 11:04 UTCM 3.7 / 1 km - [info]Awu (91 km)200 km s 27[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar 11:04 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km - [info]Awu (101 km)180 km S 32[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar 11:38 UTCM 3.1 / 6 km - [info] (48 km)242 km S 11[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar 11:38 UTCM 3.3 / 11 km - [info] (137 km)167 km S 44[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar 19:59 UTCM 3.5 / 1 km - [info] (31 km)187 km S 10[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar 20:47 UTCM 3.3 / 119 km - [info] (138 km)186 km S 43[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 29 Mar 20:47 UTCM 3.3 / 44 km - [info] (62 km)209 km S 18[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 31 Mar
Sat, 31 Mar 11:48 UTCM 3.7 / 72 km - [info] (239 km)227 km S 68[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 6 Apr
Fri, 6 Apr 23:18 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (190 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 6 Apr 23:18 UTCM 4.9 / 60 km - [info] (176 km)KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 13 Apr
Fri, 13 Apr 16:22 UTCM 4.6 / 67.5 km - [info] (152 km)- 160km N of Tobelo, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 22 Apr
Sun, 22 Apr 02:29 UTCM 4.8 / 124 km - [info] (252 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 30 Apr
Mon, 30 Apr 18:15 UTCM 3.6 / 120 km - [info] (204 km)194 km S 77[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 1 May
Tue, 1 May 17:47 UTCM 2.6 / 14 km - [info] (195 km)184 km S 63
[Map]
PHILVOLCS
Wed, 2 May
Wed, 2 May 11:12 UTCM 3.3 / 17 km - [info] (130 km)137 km S 43
[Map]
PHILVOLCS
Wed, 2 May 11:12 UTCM 3.3 / 1 km - [info] (107 km)150 km S 34
[Map]
PHILVOLCS
Tue, 8 May
Tue, 8 May 07:36 UTCM 2.8 / 2 km - [info] (58 km)006 km N 89[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 10 May
Thu, 10 May 22:52 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (159 km)Talaud Islands, Indonesia
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 11 May
Fri, 11 May 14:29 UTCM 4.4 / 138 km - [info] (206 km)384 km S 58[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 11 May 14:29 UTCM 4.4 / 43 km - [info] (247 km)392 km S 64[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 12 May
Sat, 12 May 22:07 UTCM 3.3 / 110 km - [info] (116 km)271 km S 26[Map]PHILVOLCS

 

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