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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 21 December 2014

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 21 December 2014

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea on Sunday, 21 December 2014
Dec 21 13:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.3.
Date & time: Sun, 21 Dec 11:34:12 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.24°N / 126.59°E (Indonésie)
Nearest volcano: Tobaru (128 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 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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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 21 Dec 2014
Sun, 21 Dec 11:34 UTCM 6.3 / 40 km MOLUCCA SEAEMSC
Sun, 21 Dec 11:34 UTCM 6.6 / 54.7 km157km WNW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS
Sun, 21 Dec 11:34 UTCM 6.6 / 63 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Manado, North Sulawesi - shook the house, neighbou (205.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
tomohon / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
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
Mon, 29 Dec 2014
Mon, 29 Dec 12:09 UTCM 4.8 / 167 km - [info]Talaud Islands, Indonesia[Map]GFZ
Mon, 29 Dec 17:17 UTCM 4.4 / 91 km - [info]135km ENE of Bitung, Indonesia[Map]USGS

 

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