Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 153 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 Dec 2020 12:57 am (GMT +9) -

Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 153 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 2 Dec 2020 12:57 am (GMT +9)

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 80 km depth

1 Dec 16:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Dec 2020 15:57:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 2 Dec 2020 12:57 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.15°N / 127.19°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
102 km (64 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) ENE of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (175 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 28.6°C (84 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 3.380 kmNorthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 3.380 kmMOLUCCA SEA, IndonesiaEMSC

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