Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 10 February 2019 at 01:08 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 10 February 2019 at 01:08 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 77 km depth

10 Feb 01:19 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 10 minutes.
Feb 11 00:47: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 57.9 to 76.5 km.
Date & time: 10 Feb 2019 01:08:49 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 76.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.546°N / 127.117°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) NW of Baja
135 km (84 mi) NW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
197 km (123 mi) N of Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
207 km (129 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
278 km (173 mi) ENE of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
281 km (175 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
452 km (281 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2453 km (1524 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.277 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu
M 5.060 km- 144km NW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake Northern Molucca Sea 10 February 01:08 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 08 Apr 2019 21:55 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 10 Feb 2019 05:42 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    59.5 km (37 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Feb 2019 01:41 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 10 Feb 2019 01:15 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 10 February 2019 at 01:08 (GMT)
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