Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Thursday, 5 April 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Thursday, 5 April 2018 at 03:53 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines, on Thursday, 5 April 2018 at 03:53 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 5 Apr 2018 03:53:38 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.73°N / 126.79°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SE of Manay (Davao Oriental) (pop: 20,300)
68 km (42 mi) SE of Mati (Davao Oriental) (pop: 105,900)
88 km (55 mi) SE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200)
135 km (84 mi) SE of Magugpo Poblacion (Davao del Norte) (pop: 233,300)
135 km (84 mi) SE of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
138 km (86 mi) SE of Panabo (Davao del Norte) (pop: 84,700)
158 km (98 mi) E of Digos (Davao del Sur) (pop: 116,100)
265 km (165 mi) E of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 6.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ

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User reports for this quake (8)

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2036 armacost ave los angeles 90025 (11830.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cordovilla-Pamplona (12447.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : Estaba yo tan tranquilo cagando, cuando note un ruido ensordecedor seguido de una peste putrefacta. Todo paso cuando tiré de la cadena...fue horri le...una experiencia asoladora
Road Tagbilaran to Anda (416.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : not felt, maybe while driving in car (reported through our app)
Davao City / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light, but consistent shaking that endured for around 20-30 seconds.
141.5 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Maragusan / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
davao city / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Malabuyoc (Philippines, 490 km NW of epicenter) : I Felt! (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake Mindanao, Philippines, 5 April 03:53 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (108 quakes):
  • 29 Sep 2018 17:27 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    33 km (20 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Sep 2018 05:41 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    45 km (28 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 28 Sep 2018 06:16 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    126 km (78.3 mi) depth
    |
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 27 Sep 2018 15:13 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    31 km (19.3 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 25 Sep 2018 15:15 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    46 km (28.6 mi) depth
    |
    56 km (35 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 17 Sep 2018 11:19 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    129 km (80.2 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 16 Sep 2018 12:54 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    113 km (70.2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 16 Sep 2018 12:29 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 16 Sep 2018 09:08 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 14 Sep 2018 01:53 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    57 km (35.4 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 11 Sep 2018 23:07 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    32 km (19.9 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 11 Sep 2018 03:44 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    45 km (28 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 11 Sep 2018 02:29 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    52 km (32 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 11 Sep 2018 02:16 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    28 km (17.4 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 10 Sep 2018 20:31 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    4 km (2.5 mi) depth
    |
    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 10 Sep 2018 20:20 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    38 km (23.6 mi) depth
    |
    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • Show all

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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Thursday, 5 April 2018 at 03:53 (GMT)
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