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M6.0 earthquake - 166km SW of Sarangani, Philippines, Wednesday, 17 October 2012 at 04:42 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 166km SW of Sarangani, Philippines on Wednesday, 17 October 2012

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - 166km SW of Sarangani, Philippines on Wednesday, 17 October 2012
Date & time: Wednesday, 17 October 2012 04:42 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 12:42
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 337.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.1906°N / 124.573°E (Indonésie)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed (51 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 17 Oct 2012
Wed, 17 Oct 04:42 UTCM 6.1 / 342 km CELEBES SEAEMSC
Wed, 17 Oct 04:42 UTCM 6.0 / 333 kmCelebes SeaGFZ
Wed, 17 Oct 04:42 UTCM 5.7 / 344 kmCelebes SeaGeoAu
Wed, 17 Oct 04:42 UTCM 5.7 / 330 km191 km S 33° W of Sarangani (Davao del Sur)PHILVOLCS
Wed, 17 Oct 04:42 UTCM 5.7 / 328 kmCelebes SeaBMKG

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