Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 21 December 2014
Dec 21 14:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 46.0 to 44.0 km.
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.23°N / 126.87°E
Nearest volcano: Tarakan
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012
joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Sunday, 21 December 2014 13:29 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 21 Dec 2014|
|Sun, 21 Dec 13:29 UTC||M 5.2 / 60 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|Sun, 21 Dec 13:29 UTC||M 5.3 / 56.3 km||160km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia||USGS|
|Sun, 21 Dec 13:29 UTC||M 5.2 / 61 km||Northern Molucca Sea||GeoAu|
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