Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Samar, Philippines, on Wednesday, 7 June 1995 at 20:59 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.809°N / 125.859°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cancajanag (144 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) E of San Julian (pop: 3,070) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Dolores (Eastern Samar) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) ESE of Taft (pop: 4,420) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NE of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) E of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) NE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (169 mi) NE of Cebu City (pop: 798,600) --> See nearby quakes!
613 km (381 mi) ESE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.2||33 km||Samar, Philippines||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake Samar, Philippines, 7 June 1995 20:59 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 11 Jun 1995 19:20 UTC| M 5.6 |32.6 km (20.3 mi) depth|7 km (5 mi) distance| USGS | Details