Latest earthquakes near Ternate, North Maluku today

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List of latest earthquakes near Ternate.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 18, 2024 04:01
(Jayapura)
M 3.5 258 km WSW
from Ternate
Jun 18, 2024 01:14
(Jayapura)
M 3.1 260 km NNW
from Ternate
Jun 17, 2024 10:23
(Jayapura)
M 3.4 286 km NW
from Ternate
Jun 16, 2024 13:35
(Jayapura)
M 3.7 255 km NNW
from Ternate
Jun 15, 2024 22:08
(Jayapura)
M 5.6 264 km N
from Ternate
Jun 15, 2024 09:03
(Jayapura)
M 3.7 146 km WNW
from Ternate
Jun 15, 2024 00:34
(Jayapura)
M 3.6 230 km WSW
from Ternate
Jun 14, 2024 17:18
(Jayapura)
M 4.5 173 km NNE
from Ternate
Jun 13, 2024 02:31
(Jayapura)
M 3.7 156 km NNE
from Ternate
Jun 12, 2024 16:26
(Jayapura)
M 4.5 114 km NNW
from Ternate
Jun 10, 2024 19:41
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 128 km WNW
from Ternate
Jun 10, 2024 15:02
(Jayapura)
M 4.6 282 km WSW
from Ternate
Jun 10, 2024 04:25
(Jayapura)
M 3.5 260 km NNE
from Ternate
Jun 8, 2024 20:03
(Jayapura)
M 4.5 77 km NNW
from Ternate
Jun 8, 2024 12:09
(Jayapura)
M 4.3 113 km WNW
from Ternate
Jun 6, 2024 12:43
(Jayapura)
M 4.2 94 km N
from Ternate
Jun 6, 2024 12:43
(Jayapura)
M 3.2 132 km N
from Ternate
Jun 6, 2024 02:20
(Jayapura)
M 3.2 129 km N
from Ternate
Jun 6, 2024 01:39
(Jayapura)
M 3.2 213 km WNW
from Ternate
Jun 6, 2024 01:36
(Jayapura)
M 3.2 209 km WNW
from Ternate
Jun 6, 2024 00:28
(Jayapura)
M 3.3 99 km N
from Ternate
Jun 4, 2024 18:10
(Jayapura)
M 4.2 129 km W
from Ternate
Jun 4, 2024 10:33
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 269 km NW
from Ternate
Jun 4, 2024 08:18
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 151 km W
from Ternate
Jun 4, 2024 05:31
(Jayapura)
M 3.6 258 km WSW
from Ternate

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Recent Ternate Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Ternate. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Ternate and elsewhere.

Ternate Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
465 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.5
Jun 18, 2024 04:01

Average

A total of 4652 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Ternate, North Maluku in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 465 earthquakes per year, or 38 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Ternate roughly every 0 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Ternate in 2019. A total of 896 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Ternate that year. The strongest had a 7.2 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Ternate with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Ternate in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Ternate during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Ternate (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 4264 91.66%
Mag. 5 363 7.8%
Mag. 6 21 0.45%
Mag. 7 4 0.09%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Ternate

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.2
On Jul 14, 2019 18:10.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Sep 9, 1966 06:15.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Ternate occurred on Jul 14, 2019 18:10 local time (Asia/Jayapura timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.2 and struck 169 kilometers (105 mi) south-southeast of Ternate, at a depth of 19 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Ternate in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Sep 9, 1966 06:15, 216 kilometers (134 mi) south-southeast of Ternate. It is the strongest earthquake near Ternate in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Ternate, North Maluku in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Ternate.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Ternate.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jul 14, 2019 18:10
(Jayapura)
M 7.2 169 km SSE
from Ternate
Nov 15, 2019 01:17
(Jayapura)
M 7.1 142 km NW
from Ternate
Nov 15, 2014 11:31
(Jayapura)
M 7.1 156 km NW
from Ternate
Jan 18, 2023 15:06
(Jayapura)
M 7.0 219 km N
from Ternate
Jul 8, 2019 00:08
(Jayapura)
M 6.9 136 km WSW
from Ternate
Nov 26, 2014 23:33
(Jayapura)
M 6.8 158 km NW
from Ternate
Jan 7, 2019 02:27
(Jayapura)
M 6.6 177 km NNW
from Ternate
Nov 21, 2014 19:10
(Jayapura)
M 6.5 172 km NNW
from Ternate
Apr 9, 2024 18:48
(Jayapura)
M 6.4 216 km N
from Ternate
Jun 4, 2020 17:49
(Jayapura)
M 6.4 255 km NNE
from Ternate

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Nearest earthquakes from Ternate

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Ternate, North Maluku. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Ternate.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Nov 20, 2015 13:46
(Jayapura)
M 4.1 1 km SSE
from Ternate
Apr 18, 2017 23:47
(Jayapura)
M 4.0 3 km NE
from Ternate
Nov 27, 2015 04:48
(Jayapura)
M 4.5 7 km NE
from Ternate
Nov 21, 2015 11:59
(Jayapura)
M 4.2 9 km W
from Ternate
Nov 22, 2015 00:32
(Jayapura)
M 4.4 9 km ENE
from Ternate
Nov 24, 2015 23:38
(Jayapura)
M 4.1 8 km S
from Ternate
Nov 20, 2015 00:14
(Jayapura)
M 4.1 11 km WSW
from Ternate
Nov 23, 2015 01:33
(Jayapura)
M 4.6 13 km N
from Ternate
May 7, 2020 09:22
(Jayapura)
M 4.8 13 km SE
from Ternate
Sep 13, 2019 08:37
(Jayapura)
M 4.2 12 km ENE
from Ternate

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Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Ternate.

When was the last earthquake in Ternate, North Maluku?

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Ternate on the night of June 18, 2024 at 04:01 local time (Asia/Jayapura). The center of this earthquake was located 258km west-southwest of Ternate at a depth of 10km under water in the Maluku Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Ternate, North Maluku in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Ternate, North Maluku?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Ternate on the morning of September 9, 1966 at 06:15 local time (Asia/Jayapura). The center of this earthquake was located 216km north-east of Ternate at a depth of 115km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Ternate since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Ternate, North Maluku?

In the past 10 years, 4652 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Ternate. This averages to 465 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.