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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region on Saturday, 9 February 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines, 8 Feb 2019 11:55, which had occurred 1 day 10 hours earlier.
Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Philippine Islands Region on Saturday, 9 February 2019
9 Feb 22:29 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: Saturday, 9 February 2019 22:21 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.09°N / 126.51°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) NE of Pilar (pop: 2,400)
52 km (32 mi) E of Santa Monica (pop: 2,300)
57 km (35 mi) NE of San Benito (pop: 2,300)
116 km (72 mi) NE of Surigao (pop: 87,800)
165 km (103 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700)
169 km (105 mi) NE of Libertad (pop: 250,400)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 9 Feb 22:21 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGFZ
Sat, 9 Feb 22:21 UTCM 5.1 / 51.7 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGeoAu
Sat, 9 Feb 22:21 UTCM 5.2 / 60 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
2019-02-10 06:21:14 +08:00 (9 Feb 22:21:14 UTC)M 5.2 / 10 km- 28km NE of General Luna, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake

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51.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
siargao island / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : was in bed early morning, bed moved side to side, one second long, stopped . night before same power quake but lasted a few seconds
49.5 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
51.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
General Luna (Philippines, 32 km SW of epicenter) : Only a few seconds, 1 minute after again (reported through EMSC)
General Luna (Philippines, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Quick little shake (reported through EMSC)
General Luna (Philippines, 37 km SW of epicenter) : We were still asleep and all woke up because of that around 0630 (reported through EMSC)
General Luna (Philippines, 32 km SW of epicenter) : Earthquake Wake up ! Around 7 s (reported through EMSC)
General Luna (Philippines, 21 km SW of epicenter) : i felt this ,shake about 7、8second! (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region on Saturday, 9 February 2019

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