Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Sunday, 28 January 2018 at 02:18 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines, on Sunday, 28 January 2018 at 02:18 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 28 Jan 2018 02:18:09 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.11°N / 126.76°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Aras-asan (pop: 5,100)
56 km (35 mi) ENE of La Paz (pop: 2,310)
62 km (38 mi) E of Tandag (pop: 29,000)
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Burgos (pop: 3,510)
89 km (56 mi) ESE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410)
90 km (56 mi) NE of Lianga (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 13,600)
259 km (161 mi) NNE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500)
332 km (206 mi) NE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ

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Ejay from general santos city / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Its moderate earthquake its exciting
San Pedro Laguna (853.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Boston davao oriental,PHILIPPINES / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Sunday, 28 January 2018 at 02:18 (GMT)
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