M6.4 earthquake - 6km ESE of Burgos, Philippines, Friday, 2 November 2012 at 18:17 (GMT)
Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 5 km east of Burgos, Philippines, on Sat, 3 Nov 2012 02:17 (Asia/Manila)
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Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 38 km depth
2 Nov 18:45 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sat, 3 Nov 2012 02:17 (Asia/Manila)
Depth: 38.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.2587°N / 126.233°E↗ (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 9.259°S / 53.767°W↗
Nearest volcano: Paco (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) E of Burgos (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) N of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NE of Bayugan (pop: 40,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) ENE of Cabadbaran (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNE of Bah-Bah (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ENE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NNE of San Francisco (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 18,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) ENE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) ENE of Cagayan de Oro (pop: 445,100) --> See nearby quakes!
824 km (512 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) NE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|6.0||60 km||MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES||EMSC|
|6.0||47 km||Mindanao, Philippines||GFZ|
|6.1||38 km||5km E of Burgos, Philippines||USGS|
|6.5||78 km||020 km N 57° E of Tandag (Surigao Del Sur)||PHILVOLCS|
|6.2||73 km||Mindanao, Philippines||GeoAu|
|6.1||62 km||Mindanao, Philippines||BMKG|
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