Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 21 December 2014
Dec 21 16:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 58.0 to 44.0 km.
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.1°N / 126.62°E
Nearest volcano: Tobaru
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012
joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Sunday, 21 December 2014 13:40 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 21 Dec 2014|
|Sun, 21 Dec 13:40 UTC||M 5.2 / 53 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|Sun, 21 Dec 13:40 UTC||M 5.2 / 52.6 km||162km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia||USGS|
|Sun, 21 Dec 13:40 UTC||M 5.4 / 62 km||Northern Molucca Sea||GeoAu|
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