Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 216 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 26 February 2015 at 10:35 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Molucca Sea, 216 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 26 February 2015 at 10:35 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 58 km depth

26 Feb 10:43 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 7 minutes.
Profondeur recalculée de 57.0 à 58.0 km.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2015 10:35:55 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Profondeur: 58.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.63°N / 126.76°E (Molucca Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Karangetang (144 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
171 km NO de Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
216 km NNO de Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
218 km NE de Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
228 km NNO de Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
236 km ENE de Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
248 km ENE de Manado (pop: 451,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
253 km NE de Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
262 km NE de Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
426 km SSE de General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
2421 km ENE de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
116 km ONO de Pulau Laba Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
233 km S de Pulau Magupung Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) 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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.658 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ
M 4.753 km MOLUCCA SEAEMSC
M 4.747 km165km WNW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
rabat (13688.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 216 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 26 February 2015 at 10:35 (GMT)
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