Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - Samar, Philippines, martedì, 01 luglio 2003

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - Samar, Philippines, martedì, 01 luglio 2003

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Data & ora: 1 Jul 2003 17:00:22 UTC
Magnitudine: 6
Profondità: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 12.803°N / 124.898°E (Filippine)
Vulcano più vicino: Bulusan (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km N da Pambujan (Northern Samar) (pop: 10,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
29 km NNO da Laoang (Northern Samar) (pop: 16,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
36 km NNE da Mondragon (Northern Samar) (pop: 5,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
37 km NO da Palapag (Northern Samar) (pop: 8,340) --> Vedi sismi vicini
44 km NE da Catarman (pop: 47,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
88 km NNE da Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
95 km E da Irosin (pop: 20,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
100 km E da Sorsogon (pop: 82,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
131 km ESE da Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
468 km ESE da Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 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 6.0 quake Samar, Philippines, 1 July 2003 17:00 GMT

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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

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Samar, Philippines, on Tuesday, 1 July 2003 at 17:00 (GMT)
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