6.5 magnitude earthquake 123 km from Tobelo, Maluku Utara, Indonesia

2014-11-21 10:10:19 UTC

UTC time: Friday, November 21, 2014 10:10 AM
Your time: 2014-11-21T10:10:19Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 3 people


A

6.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 10:10:19 UTC at 10:10
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.3, 127.056
123.2 km from Tobelo (76.2 miles)

Halmahera, Indonesia

Depth: 35 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 11:42:26 UTC at 11:42
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.225, 127.109
114.2 km from Tobelo (70.2 miles)

Halmahera, Indonesia

Depth: 34 km

C

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 12:43:48 UTC at 12:43
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.874, 126.32
134.2 km from Bitung (83.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

D

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 12:55:15 UTC at 12:55
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.758, 126.47
146.2 km from Bitung (90.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 17:07:01 UTC at 17:07
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.789, 126.374
136.2 km from Bitung (85.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 36 km

F

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 18:26:37 UTC at 18:26
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.088, 127.094
109.2 km from Tobelo (67.2 miles)

Halmahera, Indonesia

Depth: 68 km

G

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 19:33:28 UTC at 19:33
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.845, 126.563
148.2 km from Ternate (92.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 59 km

H

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-21 20:40:24 UTC at 20:40
November 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.888, 126.679
144.2 km from Ternate (89.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 58 km

I

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-22 05:20:21 UTC at 05:20
November 22, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.854, 126.355
136.2 km from Bitung (85.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

J

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-23 18:26:22 UTC at 18:26
November 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.852, 126.501
152.2 km from Bitung (94.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 55 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 WEAK53 PAAQ 211019 TIBAK1 PUBLIC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 219 AM PST FRI NOV 21 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA/ BRITISH COLUMBIA/ WASHINGTON/ OREGON AND CALIFORNIA... EVALUATION ---------- * THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER FOR THE AREAS LISTED ABOVE. * BASED ON EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION AND HISTORIC TSUNAMI RECORDS THE EARTHQUAKE WAS NOT SUFFICIENT TO GENERATE A TSUNAMI. * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH PARAMETERS LISTED BELOW. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 6.9 * ORIGIN TIME 0110 AKST NOV 21 2014 0210 PST NOV 21 2014 1010 UTC NOV 21 2014 * COORDINATES 2.1 NORTH 127.0 EAST * DEPTH 6 MILES * LOCATION NORTHERN MOLUCCA SEA NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. * REFER TO THE INTERNET SITE NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. * PACIFIC COASTAL REGIONS OUTSIDE CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON... BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD REFER TO THE PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.
000 WEHW42 PHEB 211018 TIBHWX HIZ001>003-005>009-012>014-016>021-023>026-211218- TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 1218 AM HST FRI NOV 21 2014 TO - EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IN THE STATE OF HAWAII SUBJECT - TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT THIS STATEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. NO ACTION REQUIRED. AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS ORIGIN TIME - 1210 AM HST 21 NOV 2014 COORDINATES - 2.1 NORTH 127.0 EAST LOCATION - HALMAHERA INDONESIA MAGNITUDE - 6.8 MOMENT EVALUATION BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. REPEAT. A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED.
000 WEPA42 PHEB 211017 TIBPAC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 1016 UTC FRI NOV 21 2014 ...PTWC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE ***** THIS STATEMENT IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM. NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED INFORMATION. **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE ***** PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 6.9 * ORIGIN TIME 1010 UTC NOV 21 2014 * COORDINATES 2.1 NORTH 127.0 EAST * DEPTH 10 KM / 6 MILES * LOCATION HALMAHERA INDONESIA EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.9 OCCURRED IN HALMAHERA, INDONESIA AT 1010 UTC ON FRIDAY NOVEMBER 21 2014. * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE. RECOMMENDED ACTIONS ------------------- * NO ACTION IS REQUIRED. NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES. * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-. * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV. * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV. * COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON... BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.