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Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 71 km east of Dapa, Philippines, on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 16:09 GMT

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake Philippine Sea, 48 km east of Dapa, Philippines, February 8, 2019 11:55 GMT, which had occurred 4 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 71 km east of Dapa, Philippines, on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 16:09 GMT Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 71 km east of Dapa, Philippines, on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 16:09 GMT

Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

8 Feb 16:21 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Date & time: Feb 8, 2019 16:09:24 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.96°N / 126.67°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 9.96°S / 53.33°W
Nearest volcano: Paco (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) E of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) E of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ENE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) NNE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) E of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) N of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
805 km (500 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) ESE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
285 km (177 mi) NE 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) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.110 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
5.010 km- 30km ENE of General Luna, PhilippinesUSGS

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