Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Celebes Sea, 83 km southwest of Kalamansig, Philippines, on Friday, October 15, 2010 at 02:49 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 586 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 585.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.04°N / 123.507°E (Celebes Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.04°S / 56.493°W
Nearest volcano: Blit (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (46 mi) SW of Sangay (pop: 3,780) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) WSW of Palimbang (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SW of Kalamansig (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Puloypuloy (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 5,130) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) W of Malisbeng (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 4,450) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SSW of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) WSW of Koronadal (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SW of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) S of Pagadian City (pop: 186,900) --> See nearby quakes!
992 km (616 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.7||586 km||Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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