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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Halmahera, Indonesia on Monday, 18 February 2019
Feb 18 04:24: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 41.0 km.
Depth: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.89°S / 127.29°E
Nearest volcano: Amasing
Primary data source: GFZ
Date & time: Mon, 18 Feb 04:15:52 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
"I felt it" reports:
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Sun, 3 Mar 2019|
|Sun, 3 Mar 05:38 UTC||M 3.7 / 10 km - [info]||Halmahera, Indonesia||[Map]||BMKG|
|Mon, 4 Mar 2019|
|Mon, 4 Mar 15:44 UTC||M 3.4 / 19 km - [info]||Southern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||[Map]||BMKG|
|Fri, 8 Mar 2019|
|Fri, 8 Mar 11:59 UTC||M 3.8 / 18 km - [info]||Halmahera, Indonesia||[Map]||BMKG|
|Sun, 10 Mar 2019|
|Sun, 10 Mar 22:19 UTC||M 3.9 / 10 km - [info]||Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||[Map]||BMKG|
|Sat, 16 Mar 2019|
|Sat, 16 Mar 07:30 UTC||M 5.3 / 30.5 km - [info]||93km WNW of Laiwui, Indonesia||[Map]||USGS|
|Sat, 16 Mar 07:30 UTC||M 5.3 / 44 km - [info]||Southern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)||[Map]||GFZ|
|Mon, 18 Mar 2019|
|Mon, 18 Mar 02:45 UTC||M 3.5 / 10 km - [info]||Halmahera, Indonesia|
I FELT IT
|Mon, 18 Mar 10:52 UTC||M 3.1 / 10 km - [info]||Halmahera, Indonesia|
I FELT IT
|Sat, 23 Mar 2019|
|Sat, 23 Mar 13:23 UTC||M 3.9 / 13 km - [info]||Southern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)|
I FELT IT
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