Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 53 km east of Pulau Dumarehe Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, on 2018-12-05 16:13:53 +08:00
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 76 km depth
5 Dec 08:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-12-05 16:13:53 +08:00
Depth: 75.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.3611°N / 126.1651°E (Philippines Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Awu (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
195 km (121 mi) SE of Glan (Sarangani, Philippines) (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SSE of Sapu Padidu (pop: 9,790) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (135 mi) SSE of Alabel (Philippines) (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SSE of Maluñgun (Philippines) (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) SSE of Polomolok (Philippines) (pop: 64,000) --> See nearby quakes!
279 km (174 mi) SSE of Koronadal (Philippines) (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) SSE of Digos (Philippines) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) NW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
2447 km (1520 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ENE of Pulau Dumarehe Island --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) SSW of Pulau Mianggas Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.1||76 km||- 139km SE of Sarangani, Philippines||USGS|
|M 5.3||67 km||Tahuna (2 MMI)||BMKG|
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Philippines Sea, 53 km east of Pulau Dumarehe Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, 2018-12-05 16:13:53 +08:00
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 05 Jan 2019 01:04 UTC| M 5.0 |137 km (85.1 mi) depth|7 km (4 mi) distance| GFZ | Details