Mag. 3.2 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Thu, 6 Sep 2012 19:20 WIB

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.6 quake 140km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, Mon, 27 Aug 2012 00:05, which had occurred 11 days earlier.
Mag. 3.2 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Thu, 6 Sep 2012 19:20 WIB

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 6 Sep 2012 12:20:58 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Thu, 6 Sep 2012 19:20 WIB
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.63°N / 126.72°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) W of Toguis
119 km (74 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
136 km (85 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
144 km (89 mi) W of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
171 km (106 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
204 km (127 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
209 km (130 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
2373 km (1475 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 3.210 kmNorthern Molucca SeaBMKG

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