Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 19 July 2005 at 07:59 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 19 July 2005 at 07:59 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 30 km depth

Date & time: 19 Jul 2005 07:59:05 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.458°N / 126.365°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: North Kawio (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Binalang (North Sulawesi)
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Toabatu
61 km (38 mi) WNW of Aluma
218 km (136 mi) SE of Alabel (Sarangani, Region XII, Philippines) (pop: 43,300)
227 km (141 mi) SE of General Santos (Region XII, Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
243 km (151 mi) SE of Polomolok (South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines) (pop: 64,000)
372 km (231 mi) SE of Budta (SOCCSKSARGEN, Philippines) (pop: 1,273,700)
2471 km (1536 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 5.030 kmKepulauan Talaud, IndonesiaUSGS
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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 19 July 2005 at 07:59 (GMT)
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