Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Catanduanes, Philippines, on Tuesday, 26 January 1982 at 18:39 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 54 km depth
Depth: 53.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.057°N / 124.295°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Sangay (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) E of Pandan (Catanduanes) (pop: 5,090) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) N of Panganiban (Catanduanes) (pop: 3,840) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Tubli (Catanduanes) (pop: 2,450) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) N of Virac (Catanduanes) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NE of Tiwi (Albay) (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) ENE of Goa (Camarines Sur) (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NE of Tabaco (pop: 57,900) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NE of Iriga City (pop: 94,800) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNE of Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> See nearby quakes!
362 km (225 mi) E 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) More info
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|M 4.5||54 km||Catanduanes, Philippines||USGS|
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