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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines on Tuesday, 31 May 2016
May 31 12:58: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 61.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 31 May 11:32:15 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.59°N / 126.28°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (103 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 31 May 2016
Tue, 31 May 11:32 UTCM 4.7 / 60 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
Tue, 31 May 11:32 UTCM 5.0 / 31 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGeoAu
Tue, 31 May 11:32 UTCM 4.5 / 59.1 km- 20km NNW of Cortes, PhilippinesUSGS
Tue, 31 May 11:32 UTCM 4.9 / 30 km023 km N 52? E of Cantilan (Surigao Del Sur)PHILVOLCS
Tue, 31 May 11:32 UTCM 4.9 / 99 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 31 May 12:39 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info]005 km S 89? E of San Benito (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 2 Jun 2016
Thu, 2 Jun 05:42 UTCM 3.0 / 27 km - [info]013 km S 26? E of Cagwait (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 2 Jun 15:21 UTCM 4.2 / 20 km - [info]009km N 70? E of Santiago (Agusan Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 3 Jun 2016
Fri, 3 Jun 03:13 UTCM 3.5 / 31 km - [info]021 km N 04? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 8 Jun 2016
Wed, 8 Jun 12:36 UTCM 2.7 / 34 km - [info]018 km N 55? E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 12 Jun 2016
Sun, 12 Jun 13:12 UTCM 4.0 / 33 km - [info]MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES[Map]EMSC
Sun, 12 Jun 18:47 UTCM 4.2 / 16 km - [info]MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES[Map]EMSC
Fri, 17 Jun 2016
Fri, 17 Jun 03:16 UTCM 4.1 / 25 km - [info]MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES[Map]EMSC
Fri, 24 Jun 2016
Fri, 24 Jun 03:02 UTCM 2.7 / 5 km - [info]004 km S 40? W of Jasaan (Misamis Oriental)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 25 Jun 2016
Sat, 25 Jun 12:30 UTCM 2.7 / 28 km - [info]020 km S 43? E of Socorro (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 27 Jun 2016
Mon, 27 Jun 22:43 UTCM 4.5 / 14 km - [info]035 km S 75? E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 28 Jun 2016
Tue, 28 Jun 02:42 UTCM 2.7 / 1 km - [info]011 km S 83? E of Tandag (Surigao del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 1 Jul 2016
Fri, 1 Jul 16:44 UTCM 3.1 / 22 km - [info]056 km N 62? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 2 Jul 2016
Sat, 2 Jul 16:44 UTCM 3.5 / 22 km - [info]052 km N 57? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 10 Jul 2016
Sun, 10 Jul 12:41 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info]030km S 84? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 12 Jul 2016
Tue, 12 Jul 10:36 UTCM 3.1 / 1 km - [info]004km N 69? W of Hinunangan (Southern Leyte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 12 Jul 19:39 UTCM 3.3 / 80 km - [info]022km S 26? E of General Luna (Surigao del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 15 Jul 2016
Fri, 15 Jul 09:44 UTCM 2.8 / 38 km - [info]013km S 65? E of Cagwait (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 15 Jul 10:54 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info]034km N 84? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 18 Jul 2016
Mon, 18 Jul 02:07 UTCM 3.2 / 14 km - [info]002km S 02? E of Santa Monica (Sapao) (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 18 Jul 15:30 UTCM 3.5 / 30 km - [info]074km N 61? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 18 Jul 19:33 UTCM 3.2 / 8 km - [info]015km N 33? W of Surigao City (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Tue, 26 Jul 2016
Tue, 26 Jul 14:29 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Mindanao, Philippines[Map]GFZ
Mon, 1 Aug 2016
Mon, 1 Aug 09:21 UTCM 3.3 / 9 km - [info]035 km N 51? E of Cortes (Surigao del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 3 Aug 2016
Wed, 3 Aug 16:20 UTCM 2.7 / 13 km - [info]009 km S 77? E of Jabonga (Agusan del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 6 Aug 2016
Sat, 6 Aug 12:06 UTCM 3.4 / 21 km - [info]119 km N 80? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 8 Aug 2016
Mon, 8 Aug 18:24 UTCM 2.6 / 27 km - [info]004 km N 59? E of Del Carmen (Surigao del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 15 Aug 2016
Mon, 15 Aug 16:24 UTCM 3.1 / 31 km - [info]027 km N 84? E of Cortes (Surigao del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 24 Aug 2016
Wed, 24 Aug 16:23 UTCM 2.7 / 20 km - [info]005km N 78? E of Buenavista (Agusan del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 26 Aug 2016
Fri, 26 Aug 15:53 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Philippine Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 26 Aug 15:58 UTCM 3.5 / 17 km - [info]008km N 38? W of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 26 Aug 16:47 UTCM 3.0 / 23 km - [info]010km N 08? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 28 Aug 2016
Sun, 28 Aug 18:35 UTCM 2.6 / 28 km - [info]007km N 30? W of Bayabas (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 4 Sep 2016
Sun, 4 Sep 14:07 UTCM 4.6 / 68.9 km - [info]- 22km NE of Bayabas, Philippines[Map]USGS
Sun, 18 Sep 2016
Sun, 18 Sep 01:25 UTCM 4.6 / 53 km - [info]MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES[Map]EMSC
Sat, 1 Oct 2016
Sat, 1 Oct 22:22 UTCM 4.6 / 6 km - [info]013 km N 31? W of Malimono (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 1 Oct 23:05 UTCM 3.5 / 104 km - [info]080 km N 67? E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 2 Oct 2016
Sun, 2 Oct 08:21 UTCM 2.6 / 4 km - [info]010 km S 68? W of Mainit (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 2 Oct 17:07 UTCM 3.5 / 7 km - [info]032 km N 11? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 2 Oct 20:07 UTCM 2.7 / 13 km - [info]008 km N 10? W of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Wed, 5 Oct 2016
Wed, 5 Oct 11:57 UTCM 3.2 / 11 km - [info]034 km N 50? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Thu, 6 Oct 2016
Thu, 6 Oct 02:25 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Mindanao, Philippines[Map]GFZ
Fri, 7 Oct 2016
Fri, 7 Oct 20:26 UTCM 3.0 / 27 km - [info]011 km N 03? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 8 Oct 2016
Sat, 8 Oct 02:02 UTCM 2.9 / 20 km - [info]088 km N 67? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 8 Oct 15:10 UTCM 2.6 / 19 km - [info]026 km N 73? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sat, 8 Oct 19:11 UTCM 2.6 / 40 km - [info]129 km N 73? E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Sun, 9 Oct 2016
Sun, 9 Oct 10:39 UTCM 4.4 / 1 km - [info]007 km N 88? W of Tubay (Agusan del Norte)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 10 Oct 2016
Mon, 10 Oct 20:24 UTCM 2.6 / 28 km - [info]010 km N 39? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Mon, 10 Oct 20:24 UTCM 3.5 / 30 km - [info]008 km N 27? E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur)[Map]PHILVOLCS
Fri, 14 Oct 2016
Fri, 14 Oct 18:29 UTCM 5.0 / 48 km - [info]Mindanao, Philippines[Map]GFZ

 

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