Major magnitude 7.1 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 14 km east of Kinablangan, Philippines, on Sunday, 15 April 1934 at 22:15 (GMT)
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Major magnitude 7.1 earthquake at 35 km depth
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.681°N / 126.676°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) E of Kinablangan (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NNE of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) E of Compostela (pop: 42,600) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) ESE of Monkayo (pop: 51,400) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SE of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ENE of San Mariano (Compostela Valley) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ENE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ENE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
989 km (615 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1015 joules (783 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 42.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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|7.1||35 km||Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 12 Aug 1934 23:49 UTC| M 6.9 |35 km (21.7 mi) depth|52 km (33 mi) distance| USGS | Very strong mag. 6.9 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 50 km east of Bislig City, Philippines, on Sunday, 12 August 1934 at 23:49 (GMT)