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

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

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Tuesday, 9 December 2014
Dec 9 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Date & time: Tue, 9 Dec 03:09:26 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.58°N / 126.3°E (Indonésie)
Nearest volcano: Ruang (123 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 9 Dec 2014
Tue, 9 Dec 03:09 UTCM 5.7 / 40 km MOLUCCA SEAEMSC
Tue, 9 Dec 03:09 UTCM 5.9 / 36.8 km132km E of Bitung, IndonesiaUSGS
Tue, 9 Dec 03:09 UTCM 5.9 / 57 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Manado / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Dec 2014
Wed, 10 Dec 02:22 UTCM 4.4 / 58 km - [info]147km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Wed, 10 Dec 21:18 UTCM 4.8 / 51 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Fri, 12 Dec 2014
Fri, 12 Dec 11:39 UTCM 4.5 / 154 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Dec 2014
Sat, 13 Dec 09:17 UTCM 4.6 / 60 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 14 Dec 2014
Sun, 14 Dec 14:14 UTCM 4.8 / 51 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 14 Dec 18:45 UTCM 4.6 / 41 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Mon, 15 Dec 2014
Mon, 15 Dec 17:49 UTCM 4.3 / 137 km - [info]HALMAHERA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 (6 earthquakes)
Sun, 21 Dec 11:34 UTCM 6.3 / 29 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 21 Dec 12:46 UTCM 4.5 / 59 km - [info]4.5 MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Dec 13:29 UTCM 5.0 / 44 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 21 Dec 13:40 UTCM 5.3 / 44 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 21 Dec 14:01 UTCM 4.6 / 55 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 21 Dec 14:18 UTCM 5.1 / 52 km - [info]Northern Molucca Sea[Map]GFZ
Fri, 26 Dec 2014
Fri, 26 Dec 21:51 UTCM 4.7 / 35 km - [info]141km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Sat, 27 Dec 2014
Sat, 27 Dec 15:14 UTCM 4.6 / 67 km - [info] MOLUCCA SEA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 29 Dec 2014
Mon, 29 Dec 17:17 UTCM 4.4 / 91 km - [info]135km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia[Map]USGS

 

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