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Major mag. 7.5 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Monday, 1 January 2001

Major mag. 7.5 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines on Monday, 1 January 2001
Date & time: Monday, 1 January 2001 06:57 UTC
Magnitude: 7.5
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.898°N / 126.579°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SE of Lukatan (pop: 2,600)
22 km (14 mi) SE of Tarragona (pop: 3,800)
23 km (14 mi) SE of Jovellar (pop: 2,400)
105 km (65 mi) SE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300)
108 km (67 mi) E of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
178 km (111 mi) NE of General Santos (pop: 679,600)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1016 joules (3117 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.7 x 106 tons of TNT or 167.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 1 Jan 06:57 UTCM 7.5 / 33 kmMindanao, PhilippinesUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.5 quake: Mindanao, Philippines, 1 Jan 2001 06:57

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (36 quakes):
  • 16 Nov 2002 23:00 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    73 km (46 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Oct 2002 13:52 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    74 km (46 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Aug 2002 17:30 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    95 km (59 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Jul 2002 07:13 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    59 km (36 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Jun 2002 16:32 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    109.7 km (68.2 mi) depth
    |
    112 km (70 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 Apr 2002 03:07 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    200 km (124.3 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Apr 2002 04:05 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Mar 2002 17:23 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Mar 2002 14:36 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    228 km (142 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Mar 2002 07:27 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    82.8 km (51.4 mi) depth
    |
    201 km (125 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Jan 2002 20:52 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    138 km (86 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 2002 11:29 UTC
    | M 6.3 |
    138.1 km (85.8 mi) depth
    |
    122 km (76 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Tuesday, 1 January 2002
  • 20 Nov 2001 08:33 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    170.2 km (105.8 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Nov 2001 22:17 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    61.4 km (38.2 mi) depth
    |
    102 km (63 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Oct 2001 21:49 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    162 km (101 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Sep 2001 06:40 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    117 km (73 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Major mag. 7.5 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Monday, 1 January 2001
 

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