Major magnitude 6.7 earthquake - 24 km east of Sablayan, Province of Mindoro Occidental, Mimaropa, Philippines, on Friday, June 15, 1928 at 17:16 (GMT)
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Major magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.833°N / 120.993°E↗ (Mindoro Occidental, Mimaropa, Philippines)
Antipode: 12.833°S / 59.007°W↗
Nearest volcano: Dagit-Dagitan (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) E of Tuban (pop: 2,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Ligaya (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 8,430) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Sablayan (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) N of San Jose (pop: 118,800) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Pinamalayan (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NW of Mansalay (Oriental Mindoro) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SE of Mamburao (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSW of Calapan (pop: 66,000) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) S of Batangas (Calabarzon) (pop: 237,400) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) S of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) More info
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|6.7||15 km||Mindoro, Philippines||USGS|
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