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Latest earthquakes in or near North Maluku, Indonesia, past 30 days

Updated 20 Jan 2021 21:55 GMT -
During the past 30 days, North Maluku was shaken by 5 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 28 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 34 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 7 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 5.3 quake Molucca Sea, 73 km southeast of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia, 28 Dec 2020 3:31 pm (GMT +8)
Biggest quake today: 3.1 quake Molucca Sea, 84 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia, 21 Jan 2021 1:45 am (GMT +9)
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Wed, 20 Jan 2021 (GMT)
21 Jan 2021 1:45 am (GMT +9) (20 Jan 2021 16:45:27 GMT)
3.1

25 km
(69 km)Molucca Sea, 84 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia
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Tue, 19 Jan 2021 (GMT)
19 Jan 2021 4:26 pm (GMT +9) (19 Jan 2021 07:26:11 GMT)
4.8

32 km
(185 km)Ceram Sea, 89 km west of Pulau Kotmalankari Island, West Papua, Indonesia
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19 Jan 2021 1:19 pm (GMT +8) (19 Jan 2021 05:19:43 GMT)
4.6

10 km
(109 km)Molucca Sea, 85 km southeast of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Mon, 18 Jan 2021 (GMT)
19 Jan 2021 4:17 am (GMT +8) (18 Jan 2021 20:17:34 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(53 km)Molucca Sea, 29 km southeast of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
18 Jan 2021 16:58:07 GMT
3.7

12 km
(140 km)Ceram Sea, 77 km south of Pulau Jojikula Island, North Maluku, Indonesia
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18 Jan 2021 1:50 pm (GMT +8) (18 Jan 2021 05:50:34 GMT)
3.2

10 km
(80 km)Molucca Sea, 47 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Sun, 17 Jan 2021 (GMT)
18 Jan 2021 12:10 am (GMT +8) (17 Jan 2021 16:10:11 GMT)
4.4

117 km
Ambang (17 km)87 km southwest of Tomohon, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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17 Jan 2021 11:34 am (GMT +8) (17 Jan 2021 03:34:26 GMT)
4.2

10 km
Ambang (107 km)Molucca Sea, 83 km southeast of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Sat, 16 Jan 2021 (GMT)
17 Jan 2021 2:22 am (GMT +9) (16 Jan 2021 17:22:18 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(104 km)Molucca Sea, 142 km northeast of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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16 Jan 2021 9:05 pm (GMT +9) (16 Jan 2021 12:05:09 GMT)
4.1

10 km
(192 km)Halmahera Sea, 52 km northeast of Pulau Luwo Island, North Maluku, Indonesia
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Fri, 15 Jan 2021 (GMT)
16 Jan 2021 8:00 am (GMT +9) (15 Jan 2021 23:00:05 GMT)
5.1

78 km
(107 km)Molucca Sea, 56 km north of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia
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16 Jan 2021 1:19 am (GMT +8) (15 Jan 2021 17:19:35 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(74 km)Molucca Sea, 89 km southeast of Pulau Gunatin Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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15 Jan 2021 6:48 pm (GMT +9) (15 Jan 2021 09:48:24 GMT)
4.0

11 km
(234 km)Ceram Sea, 62 km southwest of Pulau Kotmalankari Island, West Papua, Indonesia
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15 Jan 2021 11:50 am (GMT +9) (15 Jan 2021 02:50:55 GMT)
4.7

122 km
Tigalalu (22 km)Molucca Sea, 5.8 km north of Pulau Sohomao Island, North Maluku, Indonesia
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Thu, 14 Jan 2021 (GMT)
14 Jan 2021 6:37 pm (GMT +8) (14 Jan 2021 10:37:06 GMT)
4.3

215 km
Lokon-Empung (21 km) - North Sulawesi, IndonesiaMindanao Sea, 12 km south of Pulau Manadotua Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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14 Jan 2021 3:30 pm (GMT +8) (14 Jan 2021 07:30:32 GMT)
4.1

12 km
Ambang (80 km)Molucca Sea, 55 km southeast of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Wed, 13 Jan 2021 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
14 Jan 2021 8:03 am (GMT +9) (13 Jan 2021 23:03:58 GMT)
4.4

120 km
(39 km)Molucca Sea, 20 km northwest of Pulau Sogiloga Island, North Maluku, Indonesia
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14 Jan 2021 6:30 am (GMT +9) (13 Jan 2021 21:30:02 GMT)
3.5

10 km
(39 km)Halmahera Sea, 18 km east of Pulau Miti Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
14 Jan 2021 5:44 am (GMT +9) (13 Jan 2021 20:44:30 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(38 km)Halmahera Sea, 17 km east of Pulau Miti Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
14 Jan 2021 2:33 am (GMT +9) (13 Jan 2021 17:33:06 GMT)
5.0

10 km
(59 km)Halmahera Sea, 46 km east of Tobelo, Kabupaten Halmahera Utara, North Maluku, Indonesia 3 reportsMoreMap
13 Jan 2021 9:03 pm (GMT +9) (13 Jan 2021 12:03:56 GMT)
4.4

113 km
Jailolo (9 km)Molucca Sea, 8.5 km northwest of Pulau Salo Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
13 Jan 2021 11:10 am (GMT +8) (13 Jan 2021 03:10:11 GMT)
3.8

33 km
Ambang (83 km)Molucca Sea, 48 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 12 Jan 2021 (GMT)
12 Jan 2021 9:28 pm (GMT +8) (12 Jan 2021 13:28:14 GMT)
3.4

16 km
Ambang (100 km)Molucca Sea, 69 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
12 Jan 2021 8:51 pm (GMT +9) (12 Jan 2021 11:51:33 GMT)
4.6

223 km
(72 km)65 km northeast of Tobelo, Kabupaten Halmahera Utara, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
12 Jan 2021 3:23 pm (GMT +9) (12 Jan 2021 06:23:50 GMT)
3.5

10 km
(125 km)Molucca Sea, 60 km north of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
12 Jan 2021 11:38 am (GMT +9) (12 Jan 2021 02:38:15 GMT)
3.4

15 km
Tigalalu (85 km)Molucca Sea, 51 km west of Pulau Goweba Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 (GMT)
11 Jan 2021 18:08:38 GMT
4.6

110 km
(40 km)Molucca Sea, 19 km west of Nusa Sidanga Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
11 Jan 2021 10:13 am (GMT +9) (11 Jan 2021 01:13:37 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(193 km)Halmahera Sea, 51 km northeast of Pulau Luwo Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 (GMT)
11 Jan 2021 1:29 am (GMT +9) (10 Jan 2021 16:29:42 GMT)
3.8

10 km
(97 km)Molucca Sea, 43 km southwest of Pulau Gegoru Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 9 Jan 2021 (GMT)
10 Jan 2021 6:07 am (GMT +9) (9 Jan 2021 21:07:49 GMT)
3.2

10 km
Tigalalu (73 km)Molucca Sea, 7.1 km west of Pulau Ngaimadodera Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 7 Jan 2021 (GMT)
7 Jan 2021 7:48 pm (GMT +8) (7 Jan 2021 11:48:11 GMT)
3.9

53 km
(76 km)Molucca Sea, 73 km south of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 6 Jan 2021 (GMT)
6 Jan 2021 9:26 pm (GMT +8) (6 Jan 2021 13:26:02 GMT)
3.8

31 km
Ambang (104 km)Molucca Sea, 73 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
6 Jan 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +9) (6 Jan 2021 05:43:38 GMT)
3.4

12 km
(87 km)81 km southeast of Tobelo, Kabupaten Halmahera Utara, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 5 Jan 2021 (GMT)
5 Jan 2021 11:26 am (GMT +8) (5 Jan 2021 03:26:39 GMT)
4.1

198 km
Klabat (16 km)14 km northeast of Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
5 Jan 2021 10:57 am (GMT +9) (5 Jan 2021 01:57:47 GMT)
3.7

29 km
(65 km)Molucca Sea, 78 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 4 Jan 2021 (GMT)
5 Jan 2021 5:39 am (GMT +9) (4 Jan 2021 20:39:27 GMT)
3.2

10 km
(116 km)Molucca Sea, 55 km northeast of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 3 Jan 2021 (GMT)
3 Jan 2021 2:56 pm (GMT +9) (3 Jan 2021 05:56:23 GMT)
4.1

10 km
(146 km)Molucca Sea, 81 km southwest of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 2 Jan 2021 (GMT)
3 Jan 2021 4:21 am (GMT +9) (2 Jan 2021 19:21:25 GMT)
2.9

10 km
Ambang (147 km)Molucca Sea, 181 km south of Bitung, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
3 Jan 2021 12:09 am (GMT +9) (2 Jan 2021 15:09:43 GMT)
3.7

10 km
(115 km)Molucca Sea, 78 km southwest of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
2 Jan 2021 9:23 am (GMT +9) (2 Jan 2021 00:23:07 GMT)
2.8

10 km
(48 km)Halmahera Sea, 17 km south of Pulau Lungulungun Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 1 Jan 2021 (GMT)
2 Jan 2021 8:24 am (GMT +9) (1 Jan 2021 23:24:25 GMT)
3.1

58 km
(87 km)Molucca Sea, 57 km west of Pulau Goweba Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
1 Jan 2021 8:32 pm (GMT +9) (1 Jan 2021 11:32:18 GMT)
3.8

38 km
(66 km)Molucca Sea, 47 km west of Pulau Laba Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
1 Jan 2021 12:05 pm (GMT +8) (1 Jan 2021 04:05:15 GMT)
4.7

10 km
Ambang (108 km)Molucca Sea, 74 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 31 Dec 2020 (GMT)
31 Dec 2020 5:44 pm (GMT +9) (31 Dec 2020 08:44:05 GMT)
3.7

21 km
(101 km)Molucca Sea, 63 km north of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
31 Dec 2020 5:07 pm (GMT +9) (31 Dec 2020 08:07:09 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(134 km)Molucca Sea, 59 km southwest of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 30 Dec 2020 (GMT)
31 Dec 2020 4:10 am (GMT +9) (30 Dec 2020 19:10:21 GMT)
4.7

10 km
(188 km)Ceram Sea, 70 km south of Pulau Gommu Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
31 Dec 2020 1:38 am (GMT +9) (30 Dec 2020 16:38:03 GMT)
4.2

15 km
(101 km)Molucca Sea, 30 km north of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 29 Dec 2020 (GMT)
30 Dec 2020 8:47 am (GMT +9) (29 Dec 2020 23:47:38 GMT)
3.2

20 km
Jailolo (68 km)Molucca Sea, 81 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
30 Dec 2020 5:08 am (GMT +9) (29 Dec 2020 20:08:41 GMT)
2.2

19 km
Jailolo (17 km)35 km northeast of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
30 Dec 2020 12:18 am (GMT +8) (29 Dec 2020 16:18:31 GMT)
4.2

10 km
Ambang (76 km)Molucca Sea, 53 km south of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
29 Dec 2020 4:39 pm (GMT +9) (29 Dec 2020 07:39:08 GMT)
4.1

90 km
Tigalalu (42 km)Molucca Sea, 3.9 km southwest of Pulau Goweba Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 28 Dec 2020 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
29 Dec 2020 12:18 am (GMT +8) (28 Dec 2020 16:18:32 GMT)
3.5

24 km
Ambang (84 km)Molucca Sea, 52 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Dec 2020 7:23 pm (GMT +9) (28 Dec 2020 10:23:41 GMT)
4.1

10 km
(124 km)Molucca Sea, 1 km west of Pulau Laba Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Dec 2020 4:45 pm (GMT +8) (28 Dec 2020 08:45:29 GMT)
3.4

28 km
Ambang (75 km)Molucca Sea, 41 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Dec 2020 3:31 pm (GMT +8) (28 Dec 2020 07:31:12 GMT)
5.3

50 km
Ambang (107 km)Molucca Sea, 73 km southeast of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia 3 reportsMoreMap
28 Dec 2020 10:41 am (GMT +9) (28 Dec 2020 01:41:15 GMT)
2.8

33 km
Gamalama (18 km)Molucca Sea, 25 km west of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
28 Dec 2020 01:41:12 GMT
2.9

37 km
Gamalama (47 km)Molucca Sea, 54 km west of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 27 Dec 2020 (GMT)
27 Dec 2020 11:37:44 GMT
3.8

10 km
Gamalama (133 km)Molucca Sea, 46 km south of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 26 Dec 2020 (GMT)
27 Dec 2020 8:36 am (GMT +9) (26 Dec 2020 23:36:21 GMT)
4.2

148 km
(34 km)Molucca Sea, 27 km southwest of Nusa Sidanga Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Dec 2020 8:16 pm (GMT +8) (26 Dec 2020 12:16:43 GMT)
3.3

122 km
Soputan (24 km) - North Sulawesi, IndonesiaMolucca Sea, 0.8 km southeast of Pulau Buyat Island, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Dec 2020 6:15 pm (GMT +9) (26 Dec 2020 09:15:15 GMT)
5.0

20 km
Ambang (136 km)Molucca Sea, 108 km southeast of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Dec 2020 6:02 pm (GMT +9) (26 Dec 2020 09:02:50 GMT)
4.1

26 km
(69 km)Molucca Sea, 52 km northwest of Pulau Tutu Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
26 Dec 2020 11:31 am (GMT +9) (26 Dec 2020 02:31:38 GMT)
4.0

10 km
(163 km)Ceram Sea, 65 km east of Pulau Lipumatole Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 25 Dec 2020 (GMT)
26 Dec 2020 6:56 am (GMT +9) (25 Dec 2020 21:56:13 GMT)
4.4

11 km
(52 km)Molucca Sea, 11 km southwest of Pulau Saminyamao Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
25 Dec 2020 11:28 pm (GMT +9) (25 Dec 2020 14:28:38 GMT)
4.8

10 km
Gamalama (115 km)Molucca Sea, 121 km west of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia 1 reportMoreMap
25 Dec 2020 10:53 am (GMT +9) (25 Dec 2020 01:53:16 GMT)
2.8

23 km
(42 km)Molucca Sea, 56 km northwest of Ternate, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 24 Dec 2020 (GMT)
24 Dec 2020 12:53 pm (GMT +8) (24 Dec 2020 04:53:30 GMT)
3.8

149 km
Ambang (30 km)132 km southwest of Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
24 Dec 2020 9:38 am (GMT +8) (24 Dec 2020 01:38:22 GMT)
3.6

57 km
Ambang (100 km)Molucca Sea, 73 km southeast of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
24 Dec 2020 9:34 am (GMT +8) (24 Dec 2020 01:34:12 GMT)
3.7

72 km
Ambang (102 km)Molucca Sea, 68 km southeast of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
24 Dec 2020 9:24 am (GMT +8) (24 Dec 2020 01:24:17 GMT)
5.3

55 km
Ambang (113 km)Molucca Sea, 81 km south of Libuton Kelapa Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 23 Dec 2020 (GMT)
23 Dec 2020 7:50 pm (GMT +8) (23 Dec 2020 11:50:44 GMT)
3.1

10 km
Ambang (47 km)Mindanao Sea, 62 km southwest of Pulau Tetapaan Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 22 Dec 2020 (GMT)
22 Dec 2020 11:33 pm (GMT +9) (22 Dec 2020 14:33:04 GMT)
3.6

10 km
(117 km)Molucca Sea, 36 km north of Pulau Gureda Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
22 Dec 2020 6:39 pm (GMT +9) (22 Dec 2020 09:39:29 GMT)
4.2

10 km
Ambang (140 km)Molucca Sea, 131 km southeast of Libuton Laga Island, North Sulawesi, Indonesia MoreMap
22 Dec 2020 3:19 pm (GMT +8) (22 Dec 2020 07:19:38 GMT)
4.0

10 km
Ambang (175 km)Molucca Sea, 84 km north of Pulau Samada Besar Island, North Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.7 x 1013 joules (7.45 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6412 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) More info

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