sea located east and northeast of the Philippines
The Philippine Sea is the body of water east of the Philippines and Taiwan. It is a part of the western end of the Pacific Ocean. The Philippine Sea is bounded by china Japan to the north, the Marianas to the east and Palau to the south.
It straddles on the Philippine Plate.
- ↑ International Association for Earthquake Engineering. (2003). International Handbook of Earthquake and Engineering Seismology, Part 2, p. 1057.