Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 106km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Sunday, March 08, 2015 21:11:57

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 106km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Sunday, March 08, 2015 21:11:57

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 51 km depth

8 Mar 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 58 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Mar 2015 01:11:57 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, March 08, 2015 21:11:57
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 50.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.0132°N / 127.0913°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (66 mi) NW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
140 km (87 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
151 km (94 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
220 km (137 mi) NE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
255 km (158 mi) NE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
256 km (159 mi) NE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
266 km (165 mi) NE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600)
2428 km (1508 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.651 km106km WNW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS

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