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Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 65 km east of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Friday, March 1, 2019 at 09:27 GMT

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 65 km east of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Friday, March 1, 2019 at 09:27 GMT Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 65 km east of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, Philippines, on Friday, March 1, 2019 at 09:27 GMT

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

1 Mar 09:40 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 13 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 1, 2019 09:27:40 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude5
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.4°N / 127.1°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode7.4°S / 52.9°W
Shaking intensityModerate shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Nearest volcanoLeonard Range (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities57 km (36 mi) E of Baculin (pop: 2,970) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) E of Caraga (pop: 4,410) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) ESE of Baganga (pop: 10,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) ENE of Manay (pop: 20,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) ENE of San Ignacio (pop: 6,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Taytayan (pop: 6,890) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
86 km (53 mi) ESE of San Alfonso (Davao Oriental) (pop: 3,390) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
109 km (68 mi) ENE of Mati (pop: 105,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
168 km (104 mi) ENE of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
243 km (151 mi) SE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
241 km (150 mi) ESE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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
5.010 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)GFZ
4.960 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
4.935 km50km E of Santiago, PhilippinesUSGS
5.0145 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)BMKG

Seismograms

Seismic station: Davao, Philippines (DAV/IU network) | Distance from quake: 172 km / 107 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Davao, Philippines: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Apr 22, 2019 04:00
4 years ago - felt
4.6

261 km
Philippine Sea, 70 km E of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore
Apr 18, 2019 03:36
4 years ago
3.6

8 km
Philippine Sea, 63 km E of Manay, Province of Davao Oriental, PhilippinesMore

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