Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Samar, Philippines, martes, 01 jul. 2003

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Samar, Philippines, martes, 01 jul. 2003

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Fecha & hora: 1 Jul 2003 17:00:22 UTC
Magnitud: 6
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 12.803°N / 124.898°E (Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Bulusan (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km al N de Pambujan (Northern Samar) (pop: 10,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al NNO de Laoang (Northern Samar) (pop: 16,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
36 km al NNE de Mondragon (Northern Samar) (pop: 5,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
37 km al NO de Palapag (Northern Samar) (pop: 8,340) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
44 km al NE de Catarmán (pop: 47,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
88 km al NNE de Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
95 km al E de Irosin (pop: 20,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
100 km al E de Sorsogon (pop: 82,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
131 km al ESE de Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
468 km al ESE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.033 kmSamar, PhilippinesUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.0 terremoto: Samar, Philippines Tue, 1 Jul 2003 17:00

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 15 Nov 2003 16:06 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    138.5 km (86.1 mi) depth
    49 km (30 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Nov 2003 07:35 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Oct 2003 18:47 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    100 km (62.1 mi) depth
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Jul 2003 13:27 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Jul 2003 05:02 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Samar, Philippines, martes, 01 jul. 2003
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