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Past earthquakes near Gamkonora volcano: 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated: Feb 5, 2023 05:37 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 5 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 11 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 16 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In 2021, Gamkonora volcano was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.2, 5 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 11 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 16 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.2 | Molucca Sea, 90 km N of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia -

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Saturday, December 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 11, 2021 9:18 am (GMT +9) (Dec 11, 2021 00:18 GMT)
3.7

10 km
33 km (21 mi)71 km northeast of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, November 28, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 29, 2021 1:41 am (GMT +9) (Nov 28, 2021 16:41 GMT)
3.1

130 km
43 km (27 mi)Molucca Sea, 99 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, September 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 17, 2021 2:29 am (GMT +9) (Sep 16, 2021 17:29 GMT)
2.7

10 km
33 km (21 mi)60 km northeast of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 15, 2021 7:24 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 15, 2021 10:24 GMT)
2.5

10 km
36 km (22 mi)31 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Saturday, September 11, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Sep 11, 2021 9:33 am (GMT +9) (Sep 11, 2021 00:33 GMT)
2.5

12 km
8 km (5 mi)67 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sep 11, 2021 9:33 am (GMT +9) (Sep 11, 2021 00:33 GMT)
2.6

11 km
20 km (12 mi)85 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, September 1, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 1, 2021 2:08 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 1, 2021 05:08 GMT)
3.2

10 km
35 km (22 mi)61 km northeast of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, August 29, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 30, 2021 12:05 am (GMT +9) (Aug 29, 2021 15:05 GMT)
3.7

114 km
21 km (13 mi)Molucca Sea, 78 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, August 23, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 24, 2021 8:18 am (GMT +9) (Aug 23, 2021 23:18 GMT)
2.7

21 km
17 km (10.6 mi)84 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 11, 2021 1:49 pm (GMT +9) (Aug 11, 2021 04:49 GMT)
2.6

10 km
13 km (8.1 mi)80 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, July 14, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
14 Jul 11:46 pm (GMT +9) (Jul 14, 2021 14:46 GMT)
3.9

131 km
26 km (16 mi)Molucca Sea, 80 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 30, 2021 16:52 GMT
2.7

18 km
18 km (11 mi)84 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, June 24, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 24, 2021 15:04 GMT
2.3

10 km
15 km (9.3 mi)81 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 16, 2021 19:42 GMT
2.5

10 km
30 km (19 mi)91 km northeast of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, June 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 11, 2021 18:51 GMT
3.6

150 km
41 km (25 mi)Molucca Sea, 41 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, June 6, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 6, 2021 03:17 GMT
2.7

11 km
35 km (22 mi)Molucca Sea, 31 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, June 4, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Jun 4, 2021 11:35 GMT
3.3

63 km
27 km (17 mi)Molucca Sea, 52 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
4 Jun 8:02 pm (GMT +9) (Jun 4, 2021 11:02 GMT)
4.4

103 km
30 km (19 mi)Molucca Sea, 45 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
May 18, 2021 13:35 GMT
2.6

10 km
15 km (9.3 mi)52 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wednesday, May 5, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
May 5, 2021 20:12 GMT
2.4

10 km
40 km (25 mi)Molucca Sea, 99 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
5 May 7:59 am (GMT +9) (May 4, 2021 22:59 GMT)
5.2

137 km
38 km (24 mi)Molucca Sea, 90 km north of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia 4 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.9 x 1012 joules (1.64 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1409 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Wed, 6 Jul 2022, 14:00

Gamkonora volcano (Halmahera) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 29 June-5 July 2022 (Continuing Activity)

PVMBG reported that diffuse white plumes rose 20-60 m above Gamkonora's summit were visible during 1 January-29 June, and no other changes were observed. Deep and shallow volcanic earthquakes were rarely recorded. On 30 June the Alert Level was lowered to 1 (on a scale of 1-4). ... Read all
Sun, 3 Jul 2022, 20:23

Gamkonora volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia): alert status dropped to Level 1

The seismic activity at Gamkonora volcano since 1 Jan this year (image: PVMBG)
The PVMBG volcano observatory lowered the alert level for the volcano to Level 1 today, as seismic, ground deformation, thermal and gravimetric data have showed signs of a decreasing activity over the past half year. ... Read all
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