Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 28 km east of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 13 June 2018 at 14:59 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Philippines Sea, 28 km east of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 13 June 2018 at 14:59 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 131 km depth

13 Jun 15:04 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Jun 13 15:05: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 124.0 to 131.0 km.
Date & time: 13 Jun 2018 14:59:08 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.48°N / 126.38°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) ENE of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) E of Nangan (pop: 3,360) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Tibanbang (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) E of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SE of Samal (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) SE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1079 km (670 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
228 km (141 mi) SE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Sigaboy Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.0131 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 4.9137 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
M 5.2144 km032 km S 60PHIVOLCS
M 4.9143 km- 10km ENE of Nangan, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (10)

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113.4 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Davao city / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Buhangin Davao city (129.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Davao / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Extended shaking.
General Santos City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Davao City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao (110.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Butuan City (Philippines, 282 km NW of epicenter) : Felt like 10 seconds each time and twice. (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 119 km NW of epicenter) : Shook beds and things (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 119 km NW of epicenter) : The quake as quite strong and let the chandelier moved... (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Philippines Sea, 28 km east of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, 13 June 2018 14:59 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 12 Aug 2018 08:36 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    71 km (44.1 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Jul 2018 10:55 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    103 km (64 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (3 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 09 Jul 2018 22:47 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 28 Jun 2018 18:46 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 28 km east of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 13 June 2018 at 14:59 (GMT)
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