Wednesday, January 18, 2012

6.0 Magnitude Earthquake MOLUCCA SEA, INDONESIA - 18th Jan 2012

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck the Molucca Sea, Indonesia at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), the quake hit at 12:50:18 UTC Wednesday 18th January 2012
The epicenter was 197 km (122 miles) SSW of Ternate, Moluccas, Indonesia
No Tsunami Warning Issued - No Reports of Damage or Injuries at this time.

Note: This Earthquake was initially listed on USGS and EMSC as a 6.1 Magnitude before quickly being Downgraded to a 5.9 Magnitude.

13 of the stations closest to the Epicenter measure this earthquake 5.4 - 6.7 Magnitude, 9 of the 13 stations measure this earthquake from 6.0 - 6.7 Magnitude