Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Catanduanes, Philippines, on Sunday, 21 February 1982 at 22:47 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.943°N / 124.395°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Malinao (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Panganiban (Catanduanes) (pop: 3,840) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Gigmoto (pop: 3,260) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) E of Tubli (Catanduanes) (pop: 2,450) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ESE of Pandan (Catanduanes) (pop: 5,090) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNE of Virac (Catanduanes) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NE of Calolbon (Catanduanes) (pop: 5,010) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of Tabaco (pop: 57,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NE of Malilipot (Albay) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NE of Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> See nearby quakes!
375 km (233 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||33 km||Catanduanes, Philippines||USGS|
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