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M6.2 earthquake - 28km SE of Caburan, Philippines, Saturday, 16 February 2013 at 04:37 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 28 km southeast of Caburan, Davao Occidental, Philippines, on Sat, 16 Feb 2013 12:37

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 28 km southeast of Caburan, Davao Occidental, Philippines, on Sat, 16 Feb 2013 12:37 Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 28 km southeast of Caburan, Davao Occidental, Philippines, on Sat, 16 Feb 2013 12:37

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 98 km depth

16 Feb 05:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 23 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeFeb 16, 2013 04:37:36 UTC
Local time at epicenterSat, 16 Feb 2013 12:37
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude6.2
Depth98.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude5.7587°N / 125.838°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode5.759°S / 54.162°W
Shaking intensityModerate shaking
Felt3 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoBalut (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities28 km (17 mi) SE of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Malapatan (Sarangani) (pop: 19,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) E of Glan (Sarangani) (pop: 24,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (44 mi) ESE of Alabel (pop: 43,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
77 km (48 mi) SSE of Malita (pop: 41,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) ESE of General Santos City (pop: 679,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) SE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Polomolok (pop: 64,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
148 km (92 mi) S of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
223 km (139 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
266 km (165 mi) SSE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.294 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
6.298 km28km SE of Caburan, PhilippinesUSGS
6.1129 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
6.0121 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
6.285 km046 km N 47° E of Sarangani (Davao Del Sur)PHILVOLCS
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Calumpang, Philippines / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Floors moved, buildings and machinery shook for several seconds. No apparent damage.  
General Santos City, Php / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
General Santos City, Php / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Panabo (Philippines, 172 km N of epicenter) : Mild side to side shaking for 5-10 seconds. No mistaking it was an earthquake, but not enough to cause panic. (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (54 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Aug 13, 2013 20:38
9 years ago
2.7

131 km
Philippine Sea, 33 km E of Malita, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Aug 12, 2013 02:30
9 years ago
3.0

111 km
Philippine Sea, 96 km SE of Mangili, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Aug 11, 2013 14:54
9 years ago
3.6

52 km
Philippine Sea, 27 km SE of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Aug 9, 2013 04:28
9 years ago
2.5

140 km
Philippine Sea, 114 km S of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 31, 2013 00:52
9 years ago
3.4

48 km
Philippine Sea, 56 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 30, 2013 23:53
9 years ago
2.0

53 km
14 km N of Butulan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 22, 2013 18:52
9 years ago
3.7

44 km
Celebes Sea, 24 km W of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 19, 2013 17:38
9 years ago
2.9

8 km
Philippine Sea, 66 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 16, 2013 09:30
9 years ago
2.2

17 km
Philippine Sea, 16 km SW of Surup, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 15, 2013 16:22
9 years ago
4.4

150 km
Philippine Sea, 20 km SE of Calian, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 10, 2013 10:10
9 years ago
3.4

21 km
Philippine Sea, 15 km SE of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 9, 2013 12:10
9 years ago
3.0

86 km
Philippine Sea, 56 km E of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 5, 2013 07:35
9 years ago
3.4

127 km
Philippine Sea, 24 km S of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Jul 1, 2013 22:59
9 years ago
4.6

169 km
Philippine Sea, 16 km SE of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jun 18, 2013 12:51
9 years ago
2.4

118 km
Philippine Sea, 20 km E of Lapuan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jun 17, 2013 15:56
9 years ago
3.1

34 km
Philippine Sea, 80 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jun 17, 2013 11:41
9 years ago
2.8

117 km
Philippine Sea, 24 km E of Malita, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jun 10, 2013 11:52
9 years ago
4.7

86 km
Philippine Sea, 68 km E of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jun 7, 2013 16:58
9 years ago
3.0

190 km
Philippine Sea, 24 km NE of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Jun 6, 2013 01:11
9 years ago
3.4

36 km
Philippine Sea, 59 km SE of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
May 30, 2013 17:06
9 years ago
3.0

106 km
Philippine Sea, 54 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
May 25, 2013 11:17
9 years ago
3.2

137 km
Philippine Sea, 27 km E of Mangili, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
May 21, 2013 20:23
9 years ago
2.9

68 km
Philippine Sea, 79 km SE of Malita, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
May 20, 2013 05:20
9 years ago
2.8

154 km
Philippine Sea, 84 km SE of General Santos City, PhilippinesMore
May 20, 2013 02:13
9 years ago
2.9

28 km
Philippine Sea, 63 km SE of Malita, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
May 19, 2013 22:57
9 years ago
4.6

10 km
12 km E of Kiupo, Sarangani, Soccsksargen, PhilippinesMore
May 16, 2013 17:51
9 years ago
3.1

94 km
Philippine Sea, 45 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
May 6, 2013 11:58
9 years ago
2.8

49 km
Philippine Sea, 96 km SE of Malita, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
May 5, 2013 06:29
9 years ago
2.6

141 km
Philippine Sea, 88 km E of General Santos City, PhilippinesMore
Apr 15, 2013 17:16
9 years ago
4.4

114 km
Philippine Sea, 49 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 14, 2013 17:16
9 years ago
3.2

78 km
Philippine Sea, 52 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 13, 2013 15:15
9 years ago
4.2

165 km
Philippine Sea, 48 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 13, 2013 10:58
9 years ago
3.9

158 km
Philippine Sea, 31 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 3, 2013 17:02
9 years ago
3.4

68 km
Philippine Sea, 62 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 3, 2013 01:50
9 years ago
3.6

120 km
Philippine Sea, 73 km E of Culaman, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 1, 2013 13:33
9 years ago
4.0

99 km
Philippine Sea, 37 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 28, 2013 08:04
9 years ago
2.4

143 km
Philippine Sea, 76 km SE of Malita, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 26, 2013 03:28
9 years ago
3.1

131 km
Philippine Sea, 83 km SE of Mangili, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 24, 2013 14:24
9 years ago
2.4

120 km
Philippine Sea, 55 km SE of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 23, 2013 06:51
9 years ago
3.2

11 km
Philippine Sea, 68 km SE of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 22, 2013 14:05
9 years ago
3.2

97 km
Philippine Sea, 32 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 21, 2013 12:47
9 years ago
2.5

123 km
Philippine Sea, 99 km E of General Santos City, PhilippinesMore
Mar 20, 2013 07:00
9 years ago
3.5

71 km
Philippine Sea, 54 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 19, 2013 07:20
9 years ago
3.0

50 km
Philippine Sea, 72 km E of Sarangani, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 9, 2013 02:52
9 years ago
3.6

34 km
Philippine Sea, 146 km S of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 9, 2013 02:10
9 years ago
4.2

33 km
Philippine Sea, 6.3 km SW of Surup, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 9, 2013 01:57
9 years ago
4.6

74 km
3.2 km SE of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 6, 2013 13:33
9 years ago
4.6

104 km
Philippine Sea, 60 km SE of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Mar 6, 2013 12:15
9 years ago
4.6

147 km
Philippine Sea, 148 km SE of General Santos City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 21, 2013 19:27
9 years ago
3.3

71 km
Philippine Sea, 62 km S of Pondaguitan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Feb 19, 2013 15:13
9 years ago
4.7

132 km
Philippine Sea, 63 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Feb 19, 2013 15:13
9 years ago
3.5

58 km
Philippine Sea, 153 km SE of General Santos City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 17, 2013 14:12
9 years ago
2.6

32 km
Philippine Sea, 71 km E of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
Feb 16, 2013 06:17
9 years ago
3.4

74 km
Philippine Sea, 96 km SE of Caburan, Davao Occidental, PhilippinesMore
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