- Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Monday, 16 April 1973 at 10:30 (GMT)

 - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Monday, 16 April 1973 at 10:30 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 0.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 16 Apr 1973 10:30:30 UTC
Magnitude: 0
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.295°N / 127.639°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
156 km (97 mi) ESE of Tarragona (Davao Oriental) (pop: 3,780) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SE of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) ESE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) ESE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SE of San Mariano (Compostela Valley) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SE of Compostela (pop: 42,600) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SE of Nabunturan (Davao de Oro) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) SE of Monkayo (pop: 51,400) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (169 mi) SE of Veruela (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 18,100) --> See nearby quakes!
1176 km (731 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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- Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Monday, 16 April 1973 at 10:30 (GMT)
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