Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 79 km northwest of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Monday, 11 November 2019 at 23:40 (GMT) -

This quake was likely a foreshock of the 7.0 quake Maluku Sea, 131 km east of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 14 November 2019 16:17 GMT, which followed after 3 days.
Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 79 km northwest of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Monday, 11 November 2019 at 23:40 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 124 km depth

11 Nov 23:47 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 120.0 to 124.0 km.
Nov 12 13:16: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.2.
Date & time: 11 Nov 2019 23:40:59 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 124.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.43°N / 127.08°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Todoko-Ranu (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (67 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (146 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) E of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (284 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
477 km (296 mi) SSE of Sarangani (Davao del Sur, Philippines) (pop: 7,510) --> 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

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 5.2124 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.3118 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.8115 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.4123 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.3117 km77km NNW of Kota Ternate, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.8120 km印尼哈马黑拉岛附近海域 (Indonesia)CEIC

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yangon, myanmar / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Manado / Weak shaking (MMI III)
563.1 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
79.9 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
249.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Shaking for 20 second (reported through our app)
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