Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Friday, 15 July 1983 at 12:22 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.52°N / 126.411°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Balut (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) ESE of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Mangili (pop: 3,020) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SE of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ESE of Alabel (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) ESE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) ESE of General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) S of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SE of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) SSE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1172 km (728 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) More info
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|M 4.7||33 km||Mindanao, Philippines||USGS|
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