Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 73 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, on Saturday, 6 Feb 2021 4:34 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Maluku Sea, 73 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, Sulawesi Baroh, Indonesia, on Saturday, 6 Feb 2021 4:34 am (GMT +8)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.1 at 45 km depth

5 Feb 20:45 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 11 minutes.
5 Feb 20:50: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: BMKG
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 20:34:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: samedi, 6 févr. 2021 04:34 (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 5.1
Profondeur: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.2°S / 124.51°E (Maluku Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Ambang (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
172 km S de Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
173 km SSO de Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
181 km ESE de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
191 km S de Manado (pop: 451,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
199 km SSO de Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
209 km ENE de Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
338 km OSO de Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
355 km OSO de Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
475 km NNE de Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
564 km NO de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.9°C (82 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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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.
5.145 kmSouthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
5.080 kmMOLUCCA SEA, IndonesiaEMSC
5.254 km175 Km S of Tomohon, IndonesiaUSGS
4.655 kmSouthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaGFZ
5.163 kmSouthern Molucca Sea, IndonesiaGeoAu

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More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 31 Mar 2021 16:13 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 25 Mar 2021 14:46 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 07 Mar 2021 08:53 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 26 Feb 2021 19:44 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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