Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Molucca Sea, 166 km a nord da Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, giovedì, 20 settembre 2012

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Molucca Sea, 166 km a nord da Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, giovedì, 20 settembre 2012

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 83 km depth

20 Sep 17:45 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 1 ora e 53 minuti.
Data & ora: 20 Sep 2012 15:52:34 UTC
Ora locale a epicentro: Fri, 21 Sep 2012 00:52
Magnitudine: 5
Profondità: 83.3 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 2.178°N / 126.83°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Tobaru (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
140 km ONO da Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
166 km NNO da Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
180 km NNO da Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
199 km ENE da Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
220 km ENE da Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
233 km ENE da Manado (pop: 451,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
234 km ENE da Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
245 km ENE da Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
389 km SSE da Sarangani (Davao del Sur, Filippine) (pop: 7,510) --> Vedi sismi vicini
2408 km ENE da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
92 km ONO da Pulau Tutu Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
260 km SSE da Pulau Dumarehe Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.096 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGFZ
M 5.083 km140km WNW of Tobelo, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.0103 kmNorthern Molucca SeaGeoAu
M 5.080 kmNorthern Molucca SeaBMKG

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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Molucca Sea, 2408 km northeast of Jakarta, Indonesia, Fri, 21 Sep 2012 00:52

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 01 Oct 2012 16:13 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    29 km (18 mi) depth
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Molucca Sea, 2408 km northeast of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Fri, 21 Sep 2012 00:52
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