Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 at 14:48 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Northern Molucca Sea 15 November 02:31 UTC, which had occurred 12 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 at 14:48 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 35 km depth

26 Nov 14:56 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Nov 26 18:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 58.0 to 35.0 km.
Date & time: 26 Nov 2014 02:48:32 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.02°N / 126.52°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ruang (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Toguis
167 km (104 mi) NW of Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
184 km (114 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
195 km (121 mi) ENE of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
196 km (122 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
206 km (128 mi) ENE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
621 km (386 mi) SSE of Budta (Philippines) (pop: 1,273,700)
2369 km (1472 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.235 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ
M 5.036 km MOLUCCA SEAEMSC
M 5.063 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu
M 5.036 km157km ENE of Bitung, IndonesiaUSGS

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 at 14:48 (GMT)
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