Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.7 - Molucca Sea, 68 km NNE of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia, martes, 09 dic. 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 semanas antes.
Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.7 - Molucca Sea, 68 km NNE of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia, martes, 09 dic. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 53 km depth

9 Dec 03:13 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 4 minutos.
Dec 9 08:10: Magnitud recalculada de 5.6 a 5.7.
Fecha & hora: 9 Dec 2014 03:09:26 UTC
Magnitud: 5.7
Profundidad: 53.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1.58°N / 126.3°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Ruang (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km al E de Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
148 km al E de Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
149 km al NO de Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
157 km al ENE de Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
162 km al E de Manado (pop: 451,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
168 km al ONO de Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
169 km al E de Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
191 km al O de Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
378 km al ENE de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
2328 km al ENE de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
122 km al ESE de Wanua Tandungkuhang Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
481 km al NE de Pulau Bokan Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 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.
M 5.753 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ
M 5.937 km132km E of Bitung, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.957 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu

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User reports for this quake (1)

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Manado / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.7 - Molucca Sea, 68 km NNE of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia, martes, 09 dic. 2014
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