Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - Maluku Sea, 61 km a nord ovest da Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, mercoledì, 31 marzo 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - Maluku Sea, 61 km a nord ovest da Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, mercoledì, 31 marzo 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.3 at 123 km depth

31 Mar 01:25 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 9 minuti.
31 Mar 12:35: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.4 a 4.3. Profondità ricalcolata da 134.0 a 123.0 km (da 83 a 76 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 4.6 km (2.8 mi) al WNW.
Update Wed, 31 Mar 2021, 01:30
Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes near Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia
4.4 quake 31 Mar 10:16 am (GMT +9)
4.4 quake 31 Mar 10:16 am (GMT +9)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred only 14 minutes ago 59 km northwest of Ternate, Indonesia, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 134 km beneath the epicenter near Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, in the morning on Wednesday 31 March 2021 at 10:16 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.4 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Ternate (pop. 101,700) located 59 km from the epicenter, and Tobelo (pop. 10,000) 104 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 31 Mar 2021 01:16:32 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: mercoledì, 31 mar 2021 10:16 (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Profondità: 123.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 1.29°N / 127.15°E (Molucca Sea, Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Todoko-Ranu (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km NNO da Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
107 km OSO da Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
219 km E da Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
243 km E da Laikit, Laikit II (Dimembe) (Kabupaten Minahasa Utara) (pop: 8,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
249 km E da Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
257 km E da Manado (pop: 451,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
261 km E da Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
462 km E da Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
517 km ONO da Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
546 km ENE da Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.8°C (82 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NNW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.3123 kmHalmahera, IndonesiaBMKG

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