Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 27 km northeast of Santa Monica, Philippines, on Monday, 7 September 2015 at 12:22 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 27 km northeast of Santa Monica, Philippines, on Monday, 7 September 2015 at 12:22 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.0 at 70 km depth

7 Sep 12:29 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 6 minutes.
Sep 7 16:10: Magnitude recalculée de 4.8 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 10.0 à 70.0 km.
Date & time: 7 Sep 2015 12:22:41 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.17°N / 126.23°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Volcan le plus près: Paco (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km NE de Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
37 km NNE de Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
44 km NE de Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
50 km NNE de Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
67 km NNE de Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
91 km ENE de Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
155 km NNE de Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
158 km NNE de Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
256 km NE de Cagayán de Oro (pop: 445,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
754 km SE de Manille (pop: 1,600,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
169 km ESE de Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
277 km NNE de Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.070 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGFZ
M 4.858 km- 31km NE of San Isidro, PhilippinesUSGS

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siargao island, Cloud 9 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Short shaking. Only a few seconds. When sitting outside a few bottles and cans go down.
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 01 Nov 2015 19:15 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details

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