Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 99 km southeast of Mati, Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 10 January 1973 at 04:35 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 83 km depth
Date & time: 10 Jan 1973 04:35:31 UTC
Depth: 83.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.354°N / 126.882°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) E of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of Bobon (pop: 4,520) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) E of Nangan (pop: 3,360) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SE of Lukatan (Davao Oriental) (pop: 2,560) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Tibanbang (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SSE of San Ignacio (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) ESE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) E of General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.8||83 km||Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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