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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Tuesday, 10 September 2019
10 Sep 23:39 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Sep 10 23:40: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 74.0 to 66.0 km.
Sep 10 23:47: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 66.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 10 September 2019 23:32 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.13°N / 126.7°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Awu (149 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
197 km (122 mi) SE of Sarangani (pop: 7,500)
2487 km (1545 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 10 Sep 23:32 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmTalaud Islands, IndonesiaGFZ
Tue, 10 Sep 23:32 UTCM 5.6 / 40 kmKepulauan Talaud, IndonesiaEMSC
Tue, 10 Sep 23:32 UTCM 5.6 / 48.4 kmTalaud Islands, IndonesiaGeoAu
Tue, 10 Sep 23:32 UTCM 5.7 / 56 kmTalaud Islands, IndonesiaBMKG
Tue, 10 Sep 23:32 UTCM 5.6 / 23.6 km206km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (Indonesia)USGS
Tue, 10 Sep 23:32 UTCM 5.5 / 30 km印尼塔劳群岛 (Indonesia)CEIC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (modified Mercalli) scale.
Kota Kinabalu (1195 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)

Aftershocks of the 5.5 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia, 10 Sep 2019 23h32

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (32 quakes):
  • 08 Nov 2019 15:24 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    90 km (55.9 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 02 Nov 2019 14:59 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 31 Oct 2019 03:12 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    36 km (22.4 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Oct 2019 18:29 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2019 16:05 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2019 11:27 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 21 Oct 2019 11:18 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    23 km (14.3 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 11 Oct 2019 19:51 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 29 Sep 2019 03:50 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 28 Sep 2019 13:41 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 27 Sep 2019 22:55 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 27 Sep 2019 19:21 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 27 Sep 2019 19:02 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 27 Sep 2019 04:04 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    26 km (16.2 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (16 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 24 Sep 2019 22:21 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 17 Sep 2019 13:05 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • Show all

Map of aftershocks

Significant earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Tuesday, 10 September 2019
 

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