Very strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Philippines Sea, Indonesia, on Monday, 14 February 1921 at 01:00 (GMT)
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Very strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake at 15 km depth
Date & time: 14 Feb 1921 01:00:51 UTC
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.146°N / 128.892°E (Philippines Sea, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
358 km (222 mi) SE of Mati (Philippines) (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
393 km (244 mi) NNE of Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (262 mi) ESE of Davao City (Philippines) (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
426 km (264 mi) ESE of General Santos City (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
427 km (265 mi) SE of Magugpo Poblacion (Philippines) (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (266 mi) ESE of Panabo (Philippines) (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
430 km (267 mi) ESE of Digos (Philippines) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
472 km (294 mi) ESE of Koronadal City (Philippines) (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
581 km (361 mi) NE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
606 km (377 mi) NE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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|6.3||15 km||east of the Philippine Islands (Indonesia)||USGS|
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