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Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 at 12:56 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 at 12:56 am (GMT +8) Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 at 12:56 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 14 km depth

28 Jan 17:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 39 minutes.
29 Jan 05:10: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 15.0 to 14.0 km (from 9.3 to 8.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 35 km (22 mi) towards WNW.
Date & time: Jan 28, 2022 16:56:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Jan 29, 2022 at 12:56 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.09°N / 126.81°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.09°S / 53.19°W
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) ESE of Nangan (pop: 3,360) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SE of Tibanbang (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) ESE of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SE of Central (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) ESE of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) E of General Santos City (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) SE of Panabo (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) SE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) SE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.6°C (82 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.714 kmPhilippines: 102 Km S 53° E of Governor Generoso (Davao Oriental)PHIVOLCS

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