Very strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 43 km southeast of Mansalay, Philippines, on Tuesday, August 29, 1922 at 17:01 (GMT)
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Very strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.272°N / 121.746°E↗ (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 12.272°S / 58.254°W↗
Nearest volcano: Malindig (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) W of Limon (pop: 2,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) SE of Roxas (Oriental Mindoro) (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Mansalay (Oriental Mindoro) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) E of Bulalacao (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Romblon (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NW of Pandan (Antique) (pop: 34,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) E of San Jose (pop: 118,800) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SSE of Pinamalayan (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NW of Kalibo Town (pop: 56,800) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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|6.5||15 km||Mindoro, Philippines||USGS|
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