Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 88 km northeast of Tacloban City, Philippines, on Sunday, April 30, 1995 at 01:51 GMT
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 33 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
|Date & time||Apr 30, 1995 01:51:43 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||11.701°N / 125.667°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)|
|Antipode||11.701°S / 54.333°W|
|Shaking intensity||Light shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Cancajanag (119 km / 74 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||601 km (374 mi) ESE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Estimated seismic energy released||5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|4.6||33 km||Samar, Philippines||USGS|
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