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M7.6 earthquake on Friday, 31 August 2012 at 12:47 (93 km E of Sulangan, Philippines)

No tsunami
Update Fri 31 Aug 15:18
Update Fri 31 Aug 13:12

Major mag. 7.6 earthquake - 96km E of Sulangan, Philippines on Friday, 31 August 2012

Major mag. 7.6 earthquake  - 96km E of Sulangan, Philippines on Friday, 31 August 2012
Date & time: Friday, 31 August 2012 12:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Fri, 31 Aug 2012 20:47
Magnitude: 7.6
Depth: 34.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.8385°N / 126.704°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (173 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^16 J (4402 GWh / 3.8*10^6 tons of TNT / 236.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 31 Aug 2012 (6 earthquakes)
Fri, 31 Aug 12:47 UTCM 7.5 / 45 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGFZ
Fri, 31 Aug 12:47 UTCM 7.5nullGeoAu
Fri, 31 Aug 12:47 UTCM 7.6 / 35 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGeoAu
Fri, 31 Aug 12:47 UTCM 7.8 / 63 kmPhilippine Islands RegionBMKG
Fri, 31 Aug 12:47 UTCM 7.6 / 45 km112km S 78° E of Guiuan (Eastern Samar)PHILVOLCS


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