Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.3 - Mindanao, Philippines, sábado, 12 feb. 1983

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.3 - Mindanao, Philippines, sábado, 12 feb. 1983

Strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake at 51 km depth

Fecha & hora: 12 Feb 1983 08:47:12 UTC
Magnitud: 6.3
Profundidad: 51.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 5.669°N / 126.297°E (Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Balut (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
77 km al ESE de Mangili (pop: 3,020) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
78 km al ESE de Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
112 km al SE de Malita (pop: 41,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
121 km al ESE de Alabel (pop: 43,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
122 km al E de Glan (Sarangani) (pop: 24,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
131 km al ESE de Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
134 km al ESE de General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
143 km al S de Mati (pop: 105,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
150 km al ESE de Polomolok (pop: 64,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
1151 km al SSE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.351 kmMindanao, PhilippinesUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.3 terremoto: Mindanao, Philippines Sat, 12 Feb 1983 08:47

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (32 quakes):
  • 29 Jul 1983 20:25 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    53.3 km (33.1 mi) depth
    |
    39 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Jul 1983 10:50 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    83.6 km (51.9 mi) depth
    |
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Jul 1983 05:22 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    50.1 km (31.1 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Jul 1983 02:32 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    44.7 km (27.8 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jul 1983 12:22 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Jul 1983 10:45 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    49.4 km (30.7 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Jul 1983 19:47 UTC
    | M 6.3 |
    43 km (26.7 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.3 - Mindanao, Philippines, jueves, 14 jul. 1983
  • 14 Jul 1983 19:45 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Apr 1983 15:15 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    69.9 km (43.4 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Apr 1983 07:40 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    62.1 km (38.6 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Mar 1983 02:09 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    67.2 km (41.8 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Mar 1983 20:31 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    65.4 km (40.6 mi) depth
    |
    52 km (32 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Mar 1983 19:58 UTC
    | M 6.7 |
    41 km (25.5 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | USGS | Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.7 - Mindanao, Philippines (Indonesia), martes, 15 mar. 1983
  • 12 Mar 1983 07:21 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    74.4 km (46.2 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Mar 1983 23:02 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    47 km (29.2 mi) depth
    |
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Mar 1983 08:29 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    70.5 km (43.8 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.3 - Mindanao, Philippines, sábado, 12 feb. 1983
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