Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 154 km southeast of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 14 Jul 2019 11:52 am (GMT +0)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.1 quake Halmahera, Indonesia, 14 July 2019 09:10 GMT, which had occurred 2 hours and 42 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 154 km southeast of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Sunday, 14 Jul 2019 11:52 am (GMT +0)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Jul 11:58 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Jul 2019 11:52:28 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 14 Jul 2019 11:52 am (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.46°S / 127.98°E (Maluku Utara, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (45 km / 28 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SSE of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) S of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (209 mi) NNW of Amahai (Maluku) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (224 mi) N of Ambon City (Maluku) (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) W of Sorong (West Papua) (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
377 km (234 mi) SE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) ESE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa, North Sulawesi) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
405 km (252 mi) ESE of Tomohon (North Sulawesi) (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
410 km (255 mi) ESE of Manado (North Sulawesi) (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.010 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.020 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.944 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 4.610 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.010 km98km NNE of Laiwui, IndonesiaUSGS

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