168.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 140 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Friday, 9 November 2018 at 10:13 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 62 km depth
9 Nov 10:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.81°N / 126.64°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
140 km (87 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) SSE of Sarangani (Davao del Sur, Philippines) (pop: 7,510) --> See nearby quakes!
422 km (262 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.6||62 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|4.6||62 km||- 138km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia||USGS|
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