Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 130 km northwest of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Friday, 15 November 2019 at 09:36 (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 17 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 130 km northwest of Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, on Friday, 15 November 2019 at 09:36 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 46 km depth

15 Nov 09:44 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 8 minutes.
Nov 18 02:40: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 46.0 km.
Date & time: 15 Nov 2019 09:36:25 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.513°N / 126.466°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Todoko-Ranu (119 km / 74 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
130 km (81 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) E of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) E of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) ENE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
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

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5.046 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)GeoAu
5.125 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)GFZ
5.049 kmMolucca Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
5.110 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
5.035 km133km NW of Kota Ternate, IndonesiaUSGS

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