Mag. 0.0 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Wednesday, 17 January 1973 at 20:54 (GMT)

Mag. 0.0 earthquake  - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Wednesday, 17 January 1973 at 20:54 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 0.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 17 Jan 1973 20:54:53 UTC
Magnitude: 0
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.247°N / 127.34°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
129 km (80 mi) E of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) SE of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) ESE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) ESE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) E of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) ESE of Samal (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) ESE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) SE of Tagum City (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) ESE of Panabo (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1161 km (721 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 63096 joules (0.018 kilowatt hours) More info
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M 0.033 kmPhilippine Islands region (Philippines)USGS
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Mag. 0.0 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Wednesday, 17 January 1973 at 20:54 (GMT)
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