Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Wednesday, 21 February 2001 at 22:50 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 75 km depth
Depth: 75.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.622°N / 126.923°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) SE of Lukatan (Davao Oriental) (pop: 2,560) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Bobon (pop: 4,520) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SE of San Ignacio (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSE of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) ESE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) ESE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ESE of Samal (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) E of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) ESE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1100 km (683 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 5.5||75 km||Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.5 quake Mindanao, Philippines, 21 February 2001 22:50 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 28 Feb 2001 09:35 UTC| M 5.8 |60.5 km (37.6 mi) depth|9 km (6 mi) distance| USGS | Details