Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 12 km southeast of Caromatan, Lanao del Norte, Northern Mindanao, Philippines, on Thursday, 15 July 1965 at 18:33 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 570 km depth
Depth: 570.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.74°N / 123.811°E (Lanao del Norte, Mindanao Polnocne, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Malindang (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) ESE of Caromatan (Lanao del Norte) (pop: 5,330) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Kapatagan (Lanao del Norte) (pop: 9,660) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Maranding (Lanao del Norte) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Tangub (Misamis Occidental) (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Muricay (Zamboanga Peninsula) (pop: 132,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Pagadian (Zamboanga Peninsula) (pop: 186,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of Ozamiz (pop: 93,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SW of Mantampay (pop: 265,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NW of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
823 km (512 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.0||570 km||Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake 12 km southeast of Caromatan, Lanao del Norte, Northern Mindanao, Philippines, 15 July 1965 18:33 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 20 Jul 1965 13:18 UTC| M 5.7 |24.6 km (15.3 mi) depth|52 km (32 mi) distance| USGS | Details