Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.6 - Molucca Sea, 145 km ENE of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, martes, 18 nov. 2014

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 7.0 terremoto: Molucca Sea, 155 km al noreste de Bitung, Célebes Septentrional, Indonesia Sat, 15 Nov 2014 02:31 que había ocurrido 3 dias antes.
Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.6 - Molucca Sea, 145 km ENE of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, martes, 18 nov. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 59 km depth

18 Nov 04:51 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 4 minutos.
Nov 18 08:10: Magnitud recalculada de 5.8 a 5.6.
Fecha & hora: 18 Nov 2014 04:47:21 UTC
Magnitud: 5.6
Profundidad: 59.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1.94°N / 126.4°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Ruang (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
145 km al ENE de Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
166 km al ENE de Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
168 km al NO de Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
180 km al ENE de Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
180 km al ENE de Manado (pop: 451,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
180 km al O de Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
186 km al NO de Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
191 km al ENE de Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
403 km al ENE de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
2353 km al ENE de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
119 km al ESE de Pulau Tahulandang Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
317 km al SSO de Pulau Magupung Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.659 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ
M 5.860 km MOLUCCA SEAEMSC
M 5.965 km152km NW of Kota Ternate, IndonesiaUSGS
M 6.066 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.6 - Molucca Sea, 145 km ENE of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, martes, 18 nov. 2014
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