Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 14 December 2014 at 18:45 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 41 km depth
14 Dec 19:10 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 25 minutes.
Depth: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.94°N / 126.47°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Ruang (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
152 km (95 mi) NE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
163 km (101 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
180 km (112 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
187 km (116 mi) NE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
187 km (116 mi) NE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
198 km (123 mi) NE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
486 km (302 mi) SE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2361 km (1467 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.6||41 km||Northern Molucca Sea||GFZ|
|M 4.7||40 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
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