Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 73km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:08

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 73km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:08

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 112 km depth

25 Sep 08:45 UTC: First to report: USGS after 37 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Sep 2012 08:08:26 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:08
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 111.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.8866°N / 127.368°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (46 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
122 km (76 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
130 km (81 mi) N of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
247 km (153 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
281 km (174 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
284 km (176 mi) E of Manado (pop: 451,900)
609 km (378 mi) SSE of Davao (Philippines) (pop: 1,212,500)
2451 km (1523 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.7112 km73km WNW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.71 km HALMAHERA, INDONESIAEMSC
M 4.6109 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaGFZ
M 4.697 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG

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