Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 85 km northeast of Pulau Magupung Island, Indonesia, on 27 Oct 2016 - 08:08 PM (PST)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 85 km northeast of Pulau Magupung Island, Indonesia, on 27 Oct 2016 - 08:08 PM (PST)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 32 km depth

27 Oct 12:30 UTC: First to report: PHILVOLCS after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 12:08:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 27 Oct 2016 - 08:08 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.12°N / 127.77°E (Philippines Sea, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
267 km (166 mi) SE of Mati (Philippines) (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SSE of Manay (Philippines) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (172 mi) SE of Lupon (Davao Oriental, Philippines) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
279 km (173 mi) ESE of Malita (Philippines) (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (184 mi) ESE of Alabel (Philippines) (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) ESE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (200 mi) SE of Digos (Philippines) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (200 mi) SE of Davao City (Philippines) (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
335 km (208 mi) SE of Panabo (Philippines) (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) SE of Magugpo Poblacion (Philippines) (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
443 km (275 mi) SE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
440 km (273 mi) WNW of Tobi Island (pop: 44) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHILVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.232 km253km S 48? E of Governor Generoso (Davao Oriental)PHILVOLCS

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 19 Nov 2016 19:31 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    74 km (46 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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