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Strong 7.3 Seismic Event: Celebes Sea, Philippines


The 7.3 M earthquake event occurred offshore in the Celebes Sea, near the  Tabiauan, Autonomous Region of Western Mindanao, Philippines (population 3,159,000) .

Event Map: M 7.3 - 188km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines.

Event Map: M 7.3 – 188km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines. 2017-01-10 at 06:13:47 UTC, This is a product of the GEOFON Extended Virtual Network (GEVN) and credit belongs to all involved institutions.

Additional information about this event

M 7.3 – 188km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines

Time: 2017-01-10 06:13:47 UTC
Location: 4°27’46.8″N 122°34’30.0″E
Depth: 612.71 km (380.72 mi)

Epicenter location in Google Maps

7.3M earthquake near Tabiauan, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines

IRIS Mww7.3 Celebes Sea

Tsunami Information Statement Issued



363 km SW of Malingao, Philippines / pop: 1,122,000 / local time: 14:13:47.9 2017-01-10
336 km SW of Koronadal, Philippines / pop: 126,000 / local time: 14:13:47.9 2017-01-10
275 km S of Zamboanga, Philippines / pop: 458,000 / local time: 14:13:47.9 2017-01-10
188 km SE of Tabiauan, Philippines / pop: 2,400 / local time: 14:13:47.9 2017-01-10

More Information:
GeoForschungsZentrum (GEOFON) Potsdam, Germany
Badan Meteorologi, Klimatologi, dan Geofisika Djakarta, Indonesia
Philippine Inst. of Volcanology and Seismology Quezon City, Philippines
IRIS Seismic Monitor

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