6.8 magnitude earthquake 157 km from Ternate, Maluku Utara, Indonesia

2014-11-26 14:33:43 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 14:33 PM
Your time: 2014-11-26T14:33:43Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 2 people


A

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 14:33:43 UTC at 14:33
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.96, 126.575
157.2 km from Ternate (97.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 39 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 14:43:50 UTC at 14:43
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.76, 126.148
111.2 km from Bitung (69.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

C

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 14:46:36 UTC at 14:46
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.086, 126.593
162.2 km from Tobelo (100.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

D

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 14:48:31 UTC at 14:48
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.94, 126.433
148.2 km from Bitung (92.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 42 km

E

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 14:49:49 UTC at 14:49
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.812, 126.458
146.2 km from Bitung (91.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 30 km

F

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 15:02:47 UTC at 15:02
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.835, 126.509
151.2 km from Ternate (93.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

G

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 15:11:54 UTC at 15:11
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.881, 126.625
147.2 km from Ternate (91.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

H

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 15:18:49 UTC at 15:18
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.925, 126.552
155.2 km from Ternate (96.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km

I

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 15:20:24 UTC at 15:20
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.768, 126.396
138.2 km from Bitung (86.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 34 km

J

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-26 15:30:43 UTC at 15:30
November 26, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.102, 126.684
153.2 km from Tobelo (95.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 35 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 WEHW42 PHEB 261441 TIBHWX HIZ001>003-005>009-012>014-016>021-023>026-261641- TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 441 AM HST WED NOV 26 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 - 0434 AM HST 26 NOV 2014 COORDINATES - 1.9 NORTH 126.6 EAST LOCATION - HALMAHERA INDONESIA MAGNITUDE - 7.0 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 WEAK53 PAAQ 261441 TIBAK1 PUBLIC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 641 AM PST WED NOV 26 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 7.0 * ORIGIN TIME 0534 AKST NOV 26 2014 0634 PST NOV 26 2014 1434 UTC NOV 26 2014 * COORDINATES 1.9 NORTH 126.6 EAST * DEPTH 40 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 WEPA42 PHEB 261440 TIBPAC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 1440 UTC WED NOV 26 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 7.0 * ORIGIN TIME 1434 UTC NOV 26 2014 * COORDINATES 1.9 NORTH 126.6 EAST * DEPTH 65 KM / 40 MILES * LOCATION HALMAHERA INDONESIA EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 7.0 OCCURRED IN HALMAHERA, INDONESIA AT 1434 UTC ON WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 26 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.