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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Saturday, 8 September 2018 - information

Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 5.2 km northeast of Manay, Philippines, on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 07:16 GMT

Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 5.2 km northeast of Manay, Philippines, on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 07:16 GMT Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 5.2 km northeast of Manay, Philippines, on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 07:16 GMT

Very strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

8 Sep 07:23 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Sep 8 07:24: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.2.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 8, 2018 07:16:50 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude6.2
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.24°N / 126.58°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode7.24°S / 53.42°W
Shaking intensityStrong shaking
Felt170 reports
Primary data sourceGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Nearest volcanoLeonard Range (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities5 km (3 mi) ENE of Manay (pop: 20,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) NE of Mati (pop: 105,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) SE of Compostela (pop: 42,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
86 km (54 mi) SE of Monkayo (pop: 51,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) ESE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
98 km (61 mi) E of Samal (pop: 43,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (62 mi) E of Panabo (pop: 84,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
108 km (67 mi) E of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
200 km (124 mi) NE of General Santos City (pop: 679,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
194 km (120 mi) ESE 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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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.210 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
6.110 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
6.110 km- 9km WNW of Manay, PhilippinesUSGS
6.120 kmPhilippines [Sea]INGV
6.042 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
6.120 km菲律宾棉兰老岛CEIC
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davao city / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Bajada, Davao City (115 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : My mother and I went inside a clinic when all of the sudden we feel the shake, my mother thought someone fought outside the building but the shake got stronger that's why the people inside the clinic panicked, and we saw some signs outside also shaking. I  
Mataram (2109.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Kipp / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I'm just washing all the dishes in the house and i feel nothing until my mother tell all to the kids that there was an earthquake and no one injured and no damaged things in our house.... That what i feel during the earthquake.... Thank you for your servi  
Pantukan / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was lying in bed watching TV when I feel dizzy. I already thought that there was an earthquake. When my mom told me that there was an earthquake, the ground started shaking violently that I nearly lost my balance while heading my way outside the house.   
sm city ecoland davao city / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I and my family together with my friends were inside sm city ecoland specifically at 3rd flr inside davao light office, we were swaying together the hanging lights, we were just calming ourselves sitting while waiting for the personnel to guide us pero wl  
Davao City (116.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Davao city / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao City / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Samal islanf davao del norte / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Everything was moving inside the house. Even me and my kids was shocked  
Davao city / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao city / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Davao Doc Quirino Avenue D.C / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Ang traffic light at ang poste ng kuryente po sumasayaw sa lakas ng lindol.  
MATI CITY, DAVAO ORIENTAL / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : i'm in the office during the earthquake. i was stuck in my chair and don't know what to do because i felt so nervous and, i was panicking at the same time. But thank God, nothing seriously happened and we're all safe. God Bless us All.  
Davao / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao City (110.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
sm city ecoland davao city / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : my family and i were inside sm city ecoland at customer service near the grocery store. the shaking was so strong but authorities didnt ask shoppers to evacuate. dont know about their protocol but it was really bad. i think they need to have an earthquake  
Jumao-as St., Brgy. Zone 1, Digos City, Davao del / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
kabacan, cotabato / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Tagum city / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in the mall during the earthquake, we felt the shaking of the ground thank God we are all safe, earthquake drill is really helpful to educate everybody.  
tagum city / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : we all felt the intensity of the earthquake while were in the 5th floor of the school building. I felt nervous while steping down through the downfloor.  
Brgy Riverside, Calinan, Davao City / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : the 6th day novena prayer for the 40days of my father started and we were standing then everybody sat down due to strong shaking... akala ng mother ko na umatake ang vertigo nya yun pala earthquake na...medyo matagal tagal din ang duration ng pag shake...  
Mintal Davao City / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Panabo City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Toril (122 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Maa Davao City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was sleeping at that time then I felt my bed shaking, it wakes me up and saw our things being out place.  
davao city / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Davao City (109.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)   
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Davao city / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
tagum / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (66 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Mar 1, 2019 09:27
3 years ago
5.0

10 km
Philippine Sea, 65 km E of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Feb 19, 2019 18:14
3 years ago
4.1

10 km
Philippine Sea, 27 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Feb 15, 2019 16:20
3 years ago - felt
5.0

91 km
Philippine Sea, 59 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Nov 3, 2018 21:19
4 years ago
2.1

127 km
6.2 km SW of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Nov 3, 2018 14:17
4 years ago
2.5

8 km
Philippine Sea, 32 km NE of Kinablangan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Nov 1, 2018 17:17
4 years ago
2.0

31 km
4.3 km SW of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 06:42
4 years ago
3.5

143 km
Philippine Sea, 73 km SE of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 01:34
4 years ago
2.1

22 km
Philippine Sea, 50 km SE of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 27, 2018 18:09
4 years ago
2.6

148 km
Philippine Sea, 49 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 26, 2018 07:37
4 years ago
2.8

31 km
Philippine Sea, 16 km SE of Bobon, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 25, 2018 19:41
4 years ago
2.6

31 km
4.4 km W of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 25, 2018 19:37
4 years ago
2.6

32 km
Philippine Sea, 1.7 km S of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 24, 2018 11:04
4 years ago
3.3

17 km
7.2 km NW of Tarragona, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 24, 2018 01:44
4 years ago
2.9

12 km
Philippine Sea, 0.8 km SW of San Isidro, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 23, 2018 22:42
4 years ago
3.2

28 km
Philippine Sea, 60 km E of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 23, 2018 17:31
4 years ago
2.5

27 km
Philippine Sea, 30 km SE of Bobon, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 23, 2018 05:32
4 years ago
2.3

24 km
0.9 km NE of Matiao, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 22, 2018 13:48
4 years ago
2.1

15 km
Quinablangan Island, 3.3 km N of San Alfonso, PhilippinesMore
Oct 18, 2018 11:52
4 years ago
2.1

30 km
16 km S of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 17, 2018 14:37
4 years ago
3.1

23 km
Philippine Sea, 15 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 17, 2018 10:49
4 years ago
2.3

29 km
26 km S of San Mariano, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 16, 2018 17:02
4 years ago
2.0

32 km
Philippine Sea, 12 km NE of Kinablangan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 16, 2018 17:01
4 years ago
2.0

50 km
Philippine Sea, 21 km NE of Taytayan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 15, 2018 19:57
4 years ago
2.6

25 km
Philippine Sea, 49 km SE of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 14, 2018 13:13
4 years ago
2.3

26 km
Philippine Sea, 6.5 km N of Cateel, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 14, 2018 05:58
4 years ago
2.8

31 km
Philippine Sea, 10.3 km E of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 13, 2018 22:51
4 years ago
2.0

33 km
9.1 km E of San Mariano, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 12, 2018 11:47
4 years ago
2.5

25 km
4.2 km S of Bobon, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 12, 2018 09:25
4 years ago
2.9

29 km
Philippine Sea, 49 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 11, 2018 17:39
4 years ago
2.4

19 km
Philippine Sea, 20 km NE of Kinablangan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 10, 2018 13:45
4 years ago
2.9

4 km
4.5 km E of Bantacan, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 9, 2018 15:25
4 years ago
3.2

21 km
Philippine Sea, 53 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 9, 2018 09:57
4 years ago
2.7

23 km
Philippine Sea, 60 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 8, 2018 14:29
4 years ago
2.3

31 km
Philippine Sea, 47 km SE of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Oct 8, 2018 12:13
4 years ago
2.1

34 km
6.7 km SE of Compostela, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 6, 2018 05:05
4 years ago
2.4

41 km
27 km E of San Mariano, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 3, 2018 21:44
4 years ago
4.4

27 km
2.9 km E of Tagdanua, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Oct 2, 2018 07:45
4 years ago
2.5

15 km
Philippine Sea, 4.2 km NE of Baculin, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 28, 2018 06:16
4 years ago
3.3

126 km
Philippine Sea, 22 km E of Bobon, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 26, 2018 19:20
4 years ago
3.3

53 km
24 km S of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 26, 2018 17:19
4 years ago
2.8

23 km
6 km NE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 25, 2018 16:06
4 years ago
2.7

73 km
Philippine Sea, 15 km S of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 25, 2018 02:53
4 years ago
2.4

27 km
6.4 km NW of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 22, 2018 10:59
4 years ago
2.3

24 km
23 km N of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 19, 2018 15:57
4 years ago
2.0

33 km
Daquit Island, 2.3 km W of Central, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 18, 2018 00:41
4 years ago
3.8

71 km
Philippine Sea, 22 km NE of Cateel, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 17, 2018 07:17
4 years ago
2.8

15 km
13 km E of Compostela, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Sep 17, 2018 03:20
4 years ago
3.5

11 km
Philippine Sea, 28 km E of Caraga, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 17, 2018 01:56
4 years ago
2.8

19 km
3.7 km SE of Bantacan, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Sep 17, 2018 01:48
4 years ago
2.6

22 km
9 km SE of Bantacan, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Sep 16, 2018 12:54
4 years ago
3.0

113 km
Philippine Sea, 53 km E of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 16, 2018 12:29
4 years ago
2.2

30 km
Philippine Sea, 46 km SE of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 16, 2018 09:08
4 years ago
3.1

71 km
Philippine Sea, 26 km NE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 16, 2018 09:08
4 years ago
3.1

1 km
Philippine Sea, 25 km SE of San Ignacio, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 16, 2018 00:03
4 years ago
4.6

5 km
Sigaboy Island, 0.7 km S of Baon, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 14, 2018 16:59
4 years ago
2.7

42 km
13 km W of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 11, 2018 03:44
4 years ago
2.4

45 km
Philippine Sea, 24 km S of Bobon, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 11, 2018 02:29
4 years ago
2.6

8 km
Philippine Sea, 8.6 km S of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 11, 2018 02:16
4 years ago
2.1

28 km
Philippine Sea, 26 km S of Tamisan, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 10, 2018 20:31
4 years ago
3.2

4 km
Philippine Sea, 29 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 10, 2018 20:20
4 years ago
2.0

38 km
Philippine Sea, 51 km SE of Mati, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 8, 2018 17:15
4 years ago
3.3

15 km
Philippine Sea, 11 km SE of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 8, 2018 13:52
4 years ago
3.1

8 km
Philippine Sea, 7.9 km SE of San Ignacio, PhilippinesMore
Sep 8, 2018 10:53
4 years ago
2.1

11 km
7.8 km NW of San Ignacio, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 8, 2018 09:48
4 years ago
3.1

123 km
Philippine Sea, 4.7 km N of Caraga, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Sep 8, 2018 09:18
4 years ago
3.7

10 km
Philippine Sea, 9 km S of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
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