Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 152km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Monday, February 16, 2015 21:22:38

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 152km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Monday, February 16, 2015 21:22:38

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 49 km depth

16 Feb 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 47 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2015 01:22:38 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Monday, February 16, 2015 21:22:38
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 48.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.0472°N / 126.6725°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gamkonora (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km (67 mi) WNW of Toguis
153 km (95 mi) WNW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
161 km (100 mi) NNW of Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
176 km (109 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
212 km (132 mi) ENE of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
212 km (132 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
482 km (299 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2386 km (1483 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
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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M 4.549 km152km WNW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS

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