Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 202 km south of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Saturday, 13 September 2014 at 12:19 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.2 quake Molucca Sea, 182 km south of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, 10 September 2014 02:46 GMT, which had occurred 3 days earlier.
Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Molucca Sea, 202 km south of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Saturday, 13 September 2014 at 12:19 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 81 km depth

13 Sep 14:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 51 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Sep 2014 12:19:00 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 81.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.36°S / 125.3°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ambang (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
190 km (118 mi) SSE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) SSE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) S of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) S of Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) SSE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) WSW of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (167 mi) ESE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
279 km (174 mi) WSW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) ENE of Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
2149 km (1336 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SE of Libuton Laga Island --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) NW of Pulau Lipumatole Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.581 km MOLUCCA SEAEMSC
M 4.581 km156km SE of Modayag, IndonesiaUSGS

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Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 202 km south of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Saturday, 13 September 2014 at 12:19 (GMT)
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