6.9 magnitude earthquake 15 km from Malim, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines

1978-12-12 11:44:16 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, December 12, 1978 11:44 AM
Your time: 1978-12-12T11:44:16Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.9 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-12 11:44:16 UTC at 11:44
December 12, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.33, 123.492
15.2 km from Malim (9.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-12 12:20:41 UTC at 12:20
December 12, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.103, 123.251
37.2 km from Panubigan (23.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

C

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-12 14:48:25 UTC at 14:48
December 12, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.481, 123.47
5.2 km from Malim (3.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

D

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1978-12-14 18:25:22 UTC at 18:25
December 14, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.463, 123.468
62.2 km from Bantogon (39.2 miles)

Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 43 km