Strong Earthquake Northern Molucca Sea 17-Mar-15 (E150762212)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice

Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.6 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2015-03-17T22:12:28.850Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 1.658°N, 126.523°E
  • Seismic Region: 23 – Borneo – Sulawesi
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2660 – Northern Molucca Sea
  • Earthquake depth: 41.7 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: us10001nab

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

Advertisements

About PuterMan

A retired programmer.
This entry was posted in 23 - Borneo - Sulawesi, Magnitude 6, Strong Earthquake and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply (All Comments are moderated by a human)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s