Mag. 4.5 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Friday, 28 November 2014 at 00:22 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Northern Molucca Sea 15 November 02:31 UTC, which had occurred 13 days earlier.
Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - MOLUCCA SEA on Friday, 28 November 2014 at 00:22 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 40 km depth

28 Nov 01:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 48 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 39.0 to 40.0 km.
Date & time: 28 Nov 2014 12:22:04 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.38°N / 126.78°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Hiri (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) WNW of Balisoan
94 km (58 mi) NW of Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
112 km (70 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
142 km (88 mi) WSW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
208 km (129 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
215 km (134 mi) E of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
556 km (345 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2369 km (1472 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.539 km88km NW of Kota Ternate, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.641 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ

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