Mag. 4.5 earthquake - MOLUCCA SEA on Wednesday, 22 April 2015 at 00:22 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 46 km depth
22 Apr 02:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 48 minutes.
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.51°N / 126.5°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Todoko-Ranu (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
111 km (69 mi) WNW of Balisoan
127 km (79 mi) NW of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
146 km (91 mi) NW of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
146 km (91 mi) E of Bitung (pop: 137,400)
178 km (111 mi) E of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300)
184 km (114 mi) E of Manado (Karimnagar) (pop: 451,900)
533 km (331 mi) SSE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
2346 km (1458 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
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 4.5||46 km||MOLUCCA SEA||EMSC|
|M 4.5||46 km||125km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia||USGS|
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