Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 129km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:17:44

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 129km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia, on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:17:44

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 90 km depth

15 Apr 05:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 52 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2015 04:17:44 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:17:44
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 90.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.4252°N / 127.0755°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Tarakan (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
130 km (81 mi) NW of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
185 km (115 mi) N of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
195 km (121 mi) NNW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
236 km (146 mi) ENE of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
269 km (167 mi) ENE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
271 km (168 mi) ENE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
461 km (287 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2444 km (1518 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.490 km129km NW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.695 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ

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