Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - Maluku Sea, Indonesia, on Friday, 26 Mar 2021 8:30 pm (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - Maluku Sea, Indonesia, on Friday, 26 Mar 2021 8:30 pm (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 62 km depth

26 Mar 12:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 15 minutes.
27 Mar 09:45: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 3.9. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 62.0 km (from 6.2 to 39 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 29 km (18 mi) towards NW.
Date & time: 26 Mar 2021 12:30:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 26 Mar 2021 8:30 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.08°N / 126.86°E (Maluku Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Awu (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
267 km (166 mi) SE of Glan (Sarangani, Philippines) (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) SE of Malapatan (Sarangani, Philippines) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) SE of Alabel (Philippines) (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) NNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) SE of General Santos City (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) SSE of Malita (Philippines) (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (193 mi) SE of Polomolok (Philippines) (pop: 64,000) --> See nearby quakes!
340 km (212 mi) SSE of Digos (Philippines) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
346 km (215 mi) NNE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
365 km (227 mi) NE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 27.9°C (82 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.962 km217 Km S 47° E of Sarangani (Davao Occidental), IndonesiaPHIVOLCS
3.810 kmKEPULAUAN TALAUD, INDONESIAEMSC

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