Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Thu, 13 Sep 2012 23:12 WIB

Mag. 3.9 earthquake  - Halmahera, Indonesia, on Thu, 13 Sep 2012 23:12 WIB

Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 126 km depth

Date & time: 13 Sep 2012 04:12:37 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 23:12 WIB
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 126.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.52°N / 127.19°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Totala
48 km (30 mi) NW of Balisoan
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
223 km (138 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
260 km (162 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
2417 km (1502 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.9126 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG

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