Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Celebes Sea, 57 km southwest of Kalamansig, Philippines, on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 21:29 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 603 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 602.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.355°N / 123.573°E (Celebes Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.355°S / 56.427°W
Nearest volcano: Blit (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) W of Sangay (pop: 3,780) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) WSW of Kalamansig (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Puloypuloy (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 5,130) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SW of Tran (pop: 2,170) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) WNW of Palimbang (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of South Upi (Maguindanao) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (84 mi) SW of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
960 km (597 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.4||603 km||Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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