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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Monday, 8 July 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.8 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Sun, 7 Jul 15h08, which had occurred 15 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Monday, 8 July 2019
Jul 8 06:26: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 38.0 km.
Jul 8 18:46: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 38.0 to 52.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 8 July 2019 06:20 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.47°N / 126.26°E (Indonésie)
Nearest volcano: Gamalama (121 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 8 Jul 2019
Mon, 8 Jul 06:20 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmMolucca Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
Mon, 8 Jul 06:20 UTCM 5.5 / 59.1 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)GeoAu
Mon, 8 Jul 06:20 UTCM 5.5 / 23 kmNorthern Molucca Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
Mon, 8 Jul 06:20 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km129km WSW of Kota Ternate, IndonesiaUSGS
Mon, 8 Jul 06:20 UTCM 5.4 / 20 km印尼马鲁古海 (Indonesia)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
(171.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)

 

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