Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Sunday, 14 June 1987 at 16:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.405°N / 126.16°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) NNE of Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) N of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NNE of Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Loreto (Dinagat Islands) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Sulangan (pop: 3,030) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) NE of Dinagat (pop: 2,600) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of Guiuan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NE of Talisay (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
731 km (454 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||33 km||Philippine Islands region (Philippines)||USGS|
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