Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 14 km southeast of Pulau Timlis Island, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Monday, 15 July 2019 at 10:35 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.1 quake Halmahera Sea, 30 km north of Pulau Waringin Island, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, 14 July 2019 09:10 GMT, which had occurred 1 day 1 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 14 km southeast of Pulau Timlis Island, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Monday, 15 July 2019 at 10:35 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Jul 10:39 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Jul 15 10:41: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Date & time: 15 Jul 2019 10:35:24 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.5°S / 127.85°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SSE of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) S of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) NNW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) N of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
367 km (228 mi) SE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
382 km (237 mi) W of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) ESE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) ESE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
400 km (249 mi) ESE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
534 km (332 mi) SW of Tobi Island (pop: 44) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.210 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.210 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.241 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.512 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.210 km105km NNE of Laiwui, IndonesiaUSGS

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152.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
14 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
151.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
41.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Gempa susulan lagi (reported through our app)
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