Strong mag. 5.7 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 137 km east of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, on Friday, 15 November 2019 at 01:17 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Maluku Sea, 131 km east of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, 14 November 2019 16:17 GMT, which had occurred 9 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.7 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 137 km east of Bitung, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, on Friday, 15 November 2019 at 01:17 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Nov 01:24 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Nov 15 01:25: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.7.
Date & time: 15 Nov 2019 01:17:34 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.73°N / 126.39°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ruang (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
137 km (85 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
499 km (310 mi) NE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
5.710 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)GFZ
5.951 kmMolucca Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
6.051 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
5.944 km131km E of Bitung, IndonesiaUSGS
5.730 km印尼马鲁古海北部 (Indonesia)CEIC
6.053 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)GeoAu

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146.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Panorama diving (180.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Solitude Lembeh Resort (131.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Siladen island / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, нахожусь дома, не сплю, не почувствовал и не ощущал, всё тихо и спокойно, войлок не обнаружен, всё впорядке, висячие предметы интерьера в норме. Да, состояние авторшоков это норма, правила геологии. Да, геология рулит.))),!!!  
Ternate (152.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
168.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bitung, Madidir (140.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Very short but with rattling (reported through our app)  
156 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Electric ball lamps are swaying, unstable pisition when sitting on chair (reported through our app)  
175.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
176.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
155.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Amurang (219.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 163 km W of epicenter) : It just rolled the house (reported through EMSC)  
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