Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Monday, 14 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Monday, 14 July 2014 at 08:00 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines, on Monday, 14 July 2014 at 08:00 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 35 km depth

14 Jul 08:05 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 35.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Jul 2014 08:00:01 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.8°N / 126.44°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Balut (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140)
83 km (51 mi) SSE of Nangan (pop: 3,360)
89 km (56 mi) E of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600)
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Tibanbang (pop: 7,840)
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Talagutong (Davao del Sur) (pop: 7,980)
131 km (81 mi) S of Mati (pop: 105,900)
169 km (105 mi) SSE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500)
271 km (168 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 6.235 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 6.340 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC

User reports for this quake (6)

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Davao / Weak shaking (MMI III)
san pedro davao city / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Binugao, Toril, Davao City / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Hanging wire swing lightly.. @ Therma South Energy Project - Davao
Davao City / not felt
Malagamot, Panacan, Davao City (189.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : not very scary
Davao City (Philippines, 201 km NW of epicenter) : We where on the 7th floor of a 7storey building and the whole building moved from side to side for 20 seconds. It was a scary experience (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 6.2 quake Mindanao, Philippines, 14 July 08:00 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (18 quakes):
  • 04 Dec 2014 13:51 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    132.5 km (82.3 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Dec 2014 09:56 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    106 km (65.9 mi) depth
    |
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 10 Nov 2014 12:20 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    88 km (54.7 mi) depth
    |
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 23 Oct 2014 09:50 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    122 km (75.8 mi) depth
    |
    52 km (32 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 16 Oct 2014 17:08 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    57 km (35.4 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (17 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 11 Oct 2014 06:04 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    66.3 km (41.2 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Sep 2014 20:48 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    88 km (54.7 mi) depth
    |
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 19 Aug 2014 17:12 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 06 Aug 2014 06:45 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    68.1 km (42.3 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Aug 2014 06:00 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    59 km (36.7 mi) depth
    |
    54 km (34 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 03 Aug 2014 13:43 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 17 Jul 2014 14:02 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    87 km (54.1 mi) depth
    |
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details
  • 17 Jul 2014 01:39 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details
  • 16 Jul 2014 12:40 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    49 km (30.4 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (26 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details
  • 15 Jul 2014 13:17 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details
  • 15 Jul 2014 13:06 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    52 km (32 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details
  • 15 Jul 2014 06:26 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    49 km (31 mi) distance
    | PHILVOLCS | Details
  • 14 Jul 2014 08:40 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    44 km (27.3 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Monday, 14 July 2014 at 08:00 (GMT)
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