Strong Earthquake Southern Molucca Sea 10-Sep-14 (E142530246)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.2 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-09-10T02:46:06.450Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 0.186°S, 125.173°E
  • Seismic Region: 23 – Borneo – Sulawesi
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2690 – Southern Molucca Sea
  • Earthquake depth: 30.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 132km (82mi) SE of Modayag, Indonesia
    2. 167km (103mi) S of Tondano, Indonesia
    3. 172km (106mi) SSE of Tomohon, Indonesia
    4. 180km (111mi) S of Bitung, Indonesia
    5. 926km (575mi) N of Dili, East Timor
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000say6

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

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One Response to Strong Earthquake Southern Molucca Sea 10-Sep-14 (E142530246)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 12 September 2014 | QVS Data

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