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Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region on Friday, 3 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Leyte, Philippines on Friday, 3 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Leyte, Philippines on Friday, 3 July 2015
Jul 3 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.0.
Date & time: Friday, 3 July 2015 06:43 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.21°N / 125.99°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (90 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 3 Jul 2015
Fri, 3 Jul 06:43 UTCM 6.1 / 60 km PHILIPPINE ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Fri, 3 Jul 06:43 UTCM 6.1 / 33 km- 22km NW of Santa Monica, PhilippinesUSGS
Fri, 3 Jul 06:43 UTCM 6.3 / 67 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Kolkata / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Dulag, Leyte (133.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Matina, Davao City (340.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cebu City / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
surigao del norte / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Borongan City, Eastern Samar / MMI IV (Light shaking): Borongan, Eastern Samar
Mandaue City (227.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): window blinds were shaking
Tacloban City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cebu City (Philippines) (234 km W from epicenter)(no details): felt it but not so strong... (via EMSC)
(Philippines) (551 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Had to hang on to door jam to stay stationary under door header, wife had a hard time getting there (via EMSC)
Butuan City (Philippines) (150 km S from epicenter)(no details): here in our school so many students ran going down the stairs. (via EMSC)
Butuan City (Philippines) (150 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 90 seconds visible movement of house and trees (via EMSC)
Panabo (Philippines) (323 km S from epicenter)(no details): Barely felt it - but enough to be sure it was an earthquake and not a track passing. Very slow side to side shaking. (via EMSC)
Cebu City (Philippines) (236 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was on headsets so I only heard my music but the building swayed and most of us felt a little dizzy. (via EMSC)
Surigao City (Philippines) (76 km SW from epicenter)(no details): it started slowly for 10 or 15 seconds and then shook quite hard in 2 or 3 kind of lurches (via EMSC)
Cebu City (Philippines) (244 km W from epicenter)(no details): I'm in the 5th floor of a condo building in Cebu City. Building was shaking quite strong. (via EMSC)
Consolacion (Philippines) (239 km W from epicenter)(no details): Stocks swayed north (via EMSC)
Surigao City (Philippines) (82 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I don't have (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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