Mag. 4.2 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 at 15:30 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 35 km depth
27 Nov 01:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 hours.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.08°N / 126.75°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km (79 mi) NW of Balisoan
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
160 km (99 mi) NNW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
174 km (108 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
187 km (116 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
569 km (354 mi) SSE of Davao City (Philippines) (pop: 1,212,500)
2395 km (1488 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.2||35 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|M 4.2||35 km||145km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia||USGS|
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