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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Saturday, 19 January 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Saturday, 19 January 2019
Date & time: Sat, 19 Jan 14:02:55 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.61°N / 127.2°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (111 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 24 Jan 2019
Thu, 24 Jan 18:07 UTCM 4.0 / 115 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 25 Jan 2019
Fri, 25 Jan 19:45 UTCM 4.4 / 29 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Jan 2019
Sat, 26 Jan 19:41 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 27 Jan 2019
Sun, 27 Jan 04:35 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 27 Jan 14:20 UTCM 4.2 / 79 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 28 Jan 2019
Mon, 28 Jan 04:06 UTCM 4.6 / 228 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 28 Jan 18:00 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 28 Jan 21:41 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 31 Jan 2019
Thu, 31 Jan 20:50 UTCM 4.6 / 224 km - [info]- 152km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Sat, 2 Feb 2019
Sat, 2 Feb 16:38 UTCM 3.8 / 125 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 4 Feb 2019
Mon, 4 Feb 19:20 UTCM 4.2 / 11 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 5 Feb 2019
Tue, 5 Feb 23:17 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Wed, 6 Feb 2019
Wed, 6 Feb 06:53 UTCM 3.8 / 84 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 6 Feb 11:55 UTCM 5.0 / 20 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Feb 2019
Thu, 7 Feb 02:03 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Feb 09:40 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Feb 10:03 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Thu, 7 Feb 10:48 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Feb 18:40 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 2019
Fri, 8 Feb 01:31 UTCM 3.7 / 16 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 11:06 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 19:16 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 20:32 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info]KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Feb 2019
Sat, 9 Feb 04:08 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]Morotai (3 MMI)[Map]BMKG
Sat, 9 Feb 19:57 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Feb 21:38 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]NORTH OF HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 2019 (7 earthquakes)
Sun, 10 Feb 01:06 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 01:08 UTCM 5.2 / 76.5 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GeoAu
Sun, 10 Feb 01:15 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 01:41 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 02:22 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 05:42 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 10 Feb 05:42 UTCM 4.6 / 59.5 km - [info]- 149km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Mon, 11 Feb 15:07 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Feb 17:45 UTCM 4.0 / 59 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Feb 18:47 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 12 Feb 2019
Tue, 12 Feb 02:50 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Feb 2019
Wed, 13 Feb 16:14 UTCM 4.5 / 89 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 14 Feb 2019
Thu, 14 Feb 03:42 UTCM 4.9 / 60 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 14 Feb 07:48 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 14 Feb 11:33 UTCM 4.0 / 12 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 16 Feb 2019
Sat, 16 Feb 15:02 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info]KEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Feb 2019
Mon, 18 Feb 01:18 UTCM 5.0 / 70 km - [info]MOLUCCA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Feb 17:49 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 22 Feb 2019
Fri, 22 Feb 14:37 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]MOLUCCA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Sun, 24 Feb 2019
Sun, 24 Feb 01:46 UTCM 4.6 / 117 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Feb 2019
Tue, 26 Feb 22:33 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info]MOLUCCA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Sat, 2 Mar 2019
Sat, 2 Mar 20:46 UTCM 4.4 / 201 km - [info]Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 4 Mar 2019
Mon, 4 Mar 18:48 UTCM 2.8 / 25 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Wed, 6 Mar 2019
Wed, 6 Mar 08:39 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG

 

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