Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.1 - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines), jueves, 06 nov. 1975

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.1 - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines), jueves, 06 nov. 1975

Strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 11 km depth

Fecha & hora: 6 Nov 1975 12:36:14 UTC
Magnitud: 6.1
Profundidad: 11.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 12.549°N / 126.073°E (Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Biliran (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km al NE de San Policarpo (pop: 3,580) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
86 km al NE de Dolores (Eastern Samar) (pop: 9,270) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
86 km al ENE de Gamay (Northern Samar) (pop: 9,130) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
115 km al E de Laoang (Northern Samar) (pop: 16,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
126 km al NNE de Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
155 km al NE de Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
186 km al NE de Tacloban (pop: 242,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
261 km al ESE de Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
344 km al NE de Ciudad de Cebú (pop: 798,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
596 km al ESE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.111 kmPhilippine Islands region (Philippines)USGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.1 terremoto: Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) Thu, 6 Nov 1975 12:36

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (19 quakes):
  • 15 Mar 1976 03:29 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Feb 1976 12:14 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Feb 1976 11:38 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Feb 1976 02:39 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Feb 1976 23:11 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Jan 1976 19:13 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13912 km (8645 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13912 km (8645 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 29 Jan 1976 09:33 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1976 11:25 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (26 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13912 km (8645 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 01 Dec 1975 12:06 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Nov 1975 17:56 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    56 km (34.8 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Nov 1975 23:36 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Nov 1975 17:51 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    31 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13912 km (8645 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 15 Nov 1975 20:39 UTC
    | M 6.1 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | USGS | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.1 - Samar, Philippines, sábado, 15 nov. 1975
  • 09 Nov 1975 14:54 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13912 km (8645 mi) distance
    | | Details

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.1 - Philippine Islands Region (Philippines), jueves, 06 nov. 1975
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