Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Celebes Sea, 67 km west of Kalamansig, Philippines, on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 11:30 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 620 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 620.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.637°N / 123.454°E (Celebes Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.637°S / 56.546°W
Nearest volcano: Blit (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km (40 mi) W of Bantogon (pop: 5,380) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Gadung (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) W of Kalamansig (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WSW of South Upi (Maguindanao) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SW of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) WSW of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WSW of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) S of Pagadian City (pop: 186,900) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) S of Muricay (pop: 132,100) --> See nearby quakes!
926 km (576 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.5||620 km||Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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