Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 085 Km N 75° E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur) on 29 October 2018 - 10:51 PM (PST)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - 085 Km N 75° E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur) on 29 October 2018 - 10:51 PM     (PST)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 1 km depth

29 Oct 15:00 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 9 minutes.
Oct 29 16:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Oct 30 10:45: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.1.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2018 02:51:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 29 October 2018 - 10:51 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.55°N / 126.92°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (42 mi) ENE of Hinatuan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 10,100)
80 km (50 mi) NE of Lingig (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 6,400)
88 km (55 mi) E of Barobo (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,890)
91 km (57 mi) E of Lianga (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 13,600)
99 km (61 mi) SE of Tandag (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 29,000)
99 km (61 mi) NNE of Cateel (Davao Oriental) (pop: 6,620)
218 km (136 mi) NE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500)
312 km (194 mi) ENE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.11 km085 km N 75° E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur)PHIVOLCS
M 5.310 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 5.260 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
M 5.168 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
M 5.310 km- 52km ESE of Marihatag, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
929.3 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake 085 Km N 75° E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur) 29 October 2018 - 10:51 PM (PST)

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (12 quakes):
  • 04 Nov 2018 23:26 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 04 Nov 2018 23:09 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 02 Nov 2018 21:08 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 01 Nov 2018 19:59 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 01 Nov 2018 16:20 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 01 Nov 2018 05:59 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 01 Nov 2018 05:58 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Oct 2018 15:29 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Oct 2018 15:10 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    4 km (2.5 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Oct 2018 15:05 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    4 km (2.5 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Oct 2018 15:04 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Oct 2018 14:59 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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