Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 12 km northeast of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 19 December 2018 at 22:38 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 12 km northeast of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 19 December 2018 at 22:38 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 15 km depth

19 Dec 22:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Dec 2018 22:38:01 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.53°N / 126.22°E (Province of Davao Oriental, Davao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) ENE of Nangan (pop: 3,360) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SE of Tibanbang (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSE of Batobato (Davao Oriental) (pop: 9,710) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) SSW of Bobon (pop: 4,520) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) E of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1065 km (662 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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 5.015 km MINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
M 4.676 km- 21km E of Tibanbang, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

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136.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake 12 km northeast of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, 19 December 2018 22:38 GMT

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 12 km northeast of Nangan, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Wednesday, 19 December 2018 at 22:38 (GMT)

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