Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 010 km N 04° W of Pagadian City (Zamboanga del Sur) on Sunday, 4 November 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 10.5 km north of Pagadian, Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines, on 04 November 2018 - 03:52 PM (PST)

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 10.5 km north of Pagadian, Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines, on 04 November 2018 - 03:52 PM  (PST)

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 608 km depth

4 Nov 08:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Nov 2018 07:52:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 04 November 2018 - 03:52 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 6
Depth: 608.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.92°N / 123.43°E (Province of Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Malindang (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) N of Pagadian (pop: 186,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNW of Muricay (pop: 132,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Molave (Zamboanga del Sur) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Mahayag (Zamboanga del Sur) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Tangub (Misamis Occidental, Northern Mindanao) (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Ozamis City (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 93,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) S of Dipolog City (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of Dapitan (pop: 50,500) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NW of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
790 km (491 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.0608 km010 km N 04° W of Pagadian City (Zamboanga del Sur)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Pagadian City / not felt
sta maria, zamboanga city / not felt
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 04 Nov 2018 07:55 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    605 km (375.9 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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