Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
18-26 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
15-30 Jun 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
12-30 Aug 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
1-19 Sep 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Random pictures

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Friday, 8 March 2019

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Friday, 8 March 2019
Mar 8 16:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 36.0 km.
Mar 9 03:25: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 36.0 to 28.0 km.
Date & time: Fri, 8 Mar 16:22:29 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.68°N / 126.85°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Awu (157 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^11 J (49.4 MWh / 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 8 Mar 2019
Fri, 8 Mar 16:22 UTCM 4.2 / 10 kmKEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIAEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 9 Mar 2019
Sat, 9 Mar 19:03 UTCM 4.2 / 17 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 9 Mar 19:42 UTCM 4.2 / 19 km - [info]Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 9 Mar 20:44 UTCM 3.3 / 44 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 9 Mar 20:48 UTCM 3.8 / 29 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 2019
Mon, 11 Mar 03:06 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 18:07 UTCM 4.0 / 107 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 20:02 UTCM 4.0 / 19 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 21:24 UTCM 4.2 / 23 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 12 Mar 2019
Tue, 12 Mar 08:27 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 13 Mar 2019
Wed, 13 Mar 19:18 UTCM 3.6 / 24 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 13 Mar 23:48 UTCM 3.1 / 10 km - [info]North of Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 16 Mar 2019
Sat, 16 Mar 13:21 UTCM 3.7 / 19 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 17 Mar 2019
Sun, 17 Mar 09:31 UTCM 4.4 / 19 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 19 Mar 2019
Tue, 19 Mar 21:29 UTCM 2.9 / 10 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 19 Mar 21:33 UTCM 2.8 / 38 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Wed, 20 Mar 14:29 UTCM 4.6 / 77 km - [info]North of Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 20 Mar 21:32 UTCM 4.9 / 134 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 23 Mar 2019
Sat, 23 Mar 15:52 UTCM 4.4 / 56 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 27 Mar 2019
Wed, 27 Mar 14:48 UTCM 3.6 / 30 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 27 Mar 15:26 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Thu, 28 Mar 2019
Thu, 28 Mar 05:17 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Thu, 28 Mar 18:02 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia[Map]EMSC
Fri, 29 Mar 2019
Fri, 29 Mar 00:33 UTCM 3.6 / 28 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 31 Mar 2019
Sun, 31 Mar 03:32 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 31 Mar 19:54 UTCM 3.3 / 79 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 2 Apr 2019
Tue, 2 Apr 05:51 UTCM 3.1 / 10 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 2 Apr 06:03 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Tue, 2 Apr 19:53 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 4 Apr 2019
Thu, 4 Apr 02:36 UTCM 3.8 / 50 km - [info]127 km S 31° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) (Indonesia)[Map]PHIVOLCS
Thu, 4 Apr 06:35 UTCM 4.2 / 28 km - [info]282 km S 50° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) (Indonesia)[Map]PHIVOLCS
Thu, 4 Apr 06:36 UTCM 5.1 / 21 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 4 Apr 19:43 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 4 Apr 19:46 UTCM 3.6 / 40 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Fri, 5 Apr 2019
Fri, 5 Apr 11:32 UTCM 4.2 / 57 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 6 Apr 2019
Sat, 6 Apr 02:32 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 6 Apr 03:57 UTCM 4.0 / 138 km - [info]North of Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sat, 6 Apr 09:09 UTCM 3.5 / 199 km - [info]148 km S 55° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental) (Indonesia)[Map]PHIVOLCS
Sat, 6 Apr 09:09 UTCM 3.5 / 33 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 7 Apr 2019
Sun, 7 Apr 22:00 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Kepulauan Sangihe, Indonesia[Map]EMSC
Tue, 9 Apr 2019
Tue, 9 Apr 06:52 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia[Map]EMSC
Wed, 10 Apr 2019
Wed, 10 Apr 07:28 UTCM 4.7 / 224 km - [info]Halmahera, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 Apr 2019
Thu, 11 Apr 07:28 UTCM 3.9 / 25 km - [info]Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia[Map]EMSC
Sun, 14 Apr 2019
Sun, 14 Apr 15:10 UTCM 4.4 / 142 km - [info]Kepulauan Sangihe, Indonesia[Map]EMSC
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
Mon, 15 Apr 21:44 UTCM 2.9 / 25 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Wed, 17 Apr 2019
Wed, 17 Apr 16:57 UTCM 2.7 / 34 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Thu, 18 Apr 2019
Thu, 18 Apr 02:41 UTCM 4.0 / 129 km - [info]Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Apr 11:29 UTCM 3.0 / 33 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 21 Apr 2019
Sun, 21 Apr 04:49 UTCM 4.7 / 31 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]BMKG
Sun, 21 Apr 08:11 UTCM 3.7 / 159 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]BMKG
Sun, 21 Apr 13:38 UTCM 3.7 / 21 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]BMKG

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: