Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 75 km northeast of Hinatuan, Philippines, on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 13:41 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 75 km northeast of Hinatuan, Philippines, on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 13:41 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Oct 13:48 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 29, 2018 13:41:14 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.64°N / 126.96°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 8.64°S / 53.04°W
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) ENE of Hinatuan (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ENE of Tagbina (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) E of Barobo (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,890) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) E of Lianga (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) ESE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) E of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) NE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
929 km (577 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) ENE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.110 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
5.15 km080 km N 79° E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur)PHIVOLCS
5.260 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
5.210 km- 57km ESE of Marihatag, PhilippinesUSGS
5.340 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Gingoog City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao City (229.2 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (12 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Nov 4, 2018 23:26
3 years ago
3.3

1 km
Philippine Sea, 70 km NE of Barcelona, PhilippinesMore
Nov 2, 2018 21:08
3 years ago
2.5

17 km
Philippine Sea, 46 km E of Pangasinan Island, PhilippinesMore
Nov 1, 2018 19:59
3 years ago
3.2

9 km
Philippine Sea, 68 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Nov 1, 2018 05:59
3 years ago
3.5

1 km
Philippine Sea, 65 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Nov 1, 2018 05:58
3 years ago
3.5

1 km
Philippine Sea, 68 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 15:29
3 years ago
2.3

33 km
Philippine Sea, 76 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 15:10
3 years ago
3.5

4 km
Philippine Sea, 67 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 15:05
3 years ago
3.4

4 km
Philippine Sea, 75 km E of Hinatuan, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 15:04
3 years ago
2.2

10 km
Philippine Sea, 76 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 14:59
3 years ago
3.1

1 km
Philippine Sea, 67 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 14:51
3 years ago
5.1

1 km
Philippine Sea, 76 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Oct 29, 2018 14:40
3 years ago
5.0

10 km
Philippine Sea, 86 km NE of Barcelona, PhilippinesMore

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