Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Friday, 31 May 2019 at 01:49 (GMT)

Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Friday, 31 May 2019 at 01:49 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 66 km depth

31 May 02:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
May 31 10:20: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 66.0 to 67.0 km.
May 31 18:05: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 3.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 67.0 to 66.0 km.
Date & time: 31 May 2019 01:49:21 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.86°N / 127.28°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
120 km (74 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
129 km (80 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
237 km (147 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
270 km (168 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
274 km (170 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
282 km (175 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2441 km (1517 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.666 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG
M 3.767 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaEMSC

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