USGS: 7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesia


USGS: 7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesia

Quake strikes off the coast of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
It struck at a depth of 47 kilometers, the USGS says
No destructive tsunami is expected, but “hazardous tsunami waves are possible”

Event Time

2014-11-15 02:31:40 UTC
2014-11-15 10:31:40 UTC+08:00 at epicenter
2014-11-14 20:31:40 UTC-06:00 system time

1.928°N 126.547°E depth=35.0km (21.7mi)

Nearby Cities

156km (97mi) NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
156km (97mi) NW of Ternate, Indonesia
160km (99mi) ENE of Bitung, Indonesia
164km (102mi) W of Tobelo, Indonesia
1064km (661mi) SW of Koror Town, Palau
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