2009 Talaud Islands earthquake
|Date||February 11, 2009 (UTC)|
|Origin time||17:34 UTC|
|Depth||20 km (12 mi) |
|Max. intensity||VI (Strong)|
The 2009 Talaud Islands earthquake occurred on February 12 at 01:34 local time (February 11, 2009 at 17:34 UTC) near Talaud Islands (Indonesian: Kepulauan Talaud), Indonesia. This reverse-type shock had a moment magnitude of 7.2 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VI (Strong). There were at least 64 people injured and 597 buildings damaged in Talaud Islands. This earthquake could also be felt in the Philippines.