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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Mindoro, Philippines on Saturday, 16 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Mindoro, Philippines on Saturday, 16 March 2019
16 Mar 10:04 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 145.0 to 142.0 km.
Mar 16 10:06: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 142.0 to 143.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 16 March 2019 09:58 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 143.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.67°N / 120.86°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Panay (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Tingloy (pop: 2,600)
5 km (3 mi) SW of Bagalangit (pop: 2,400)
10 km (6 mi) SW of Solo (pop: 3,100)
105 km (65 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
110 km (68 mi) S of Caloocan City (pop: 1,500,000)
111 km (69 mi) S of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
Primary data source: GFZ
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

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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 16 Mar 09:58 UTCM 5.1 / 143 kmMindoro, PhilippinesGFZ
Sat, 16 Mar 09:58 UTCM 5.4 / 143 kmMindoro, PhilippinesEMSC
Sat, 16 Mar 09:58 UTCM 5.3 / 155.6 kmMindoro, PhilippinesGeoAu
Sat, 16 Mar 09:58 UTCM 5.1 / 155 kmMindoro, PhilippinesBMKG
2019-03-16 17:58:20 +08:00 (16 Mar 09:58:20 UTC)M 5.4 / 129.6 km6km SSW of Tingloy, PhilippinesUSGS
2019-03-16 17:58:23 (16 Mar 09:58:23 UTC)M 5.2 / 110 km菲律宾 (Philippines)CEIC

User reports for this quake (12)

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UST, España, Manila / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I slept reclining inside the car when i was awakened, as if somebody shook the car.
Sta. Cruz, manila / Weak shaking (MMI III)
White beach Puerto galera / not felt : ..was jogging..did not feel it.
Clark Center 07, clark Freeport zone (171.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Olongapo / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Manila (99.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Pico de Loro cove / Light shaking (MMI IV)
99.4 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Ermita, Manila (101.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Manila (Philippines, 110 km N of epicenter) : Light swaying (reported through EMSC)
Manila (Philippines, 110 km N of epicenter) : Light swaying. Manila, Otis (reported through EMSC)
Makati (Philippines, 106 km N of epicenter) : Very light in greenbelt Makati (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake: Mindoro, Philippines, 16 Mar 2019 09:58

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 13 May 2019 00:51 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    53 km (32.9 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 02 May 2019 19:36 UTC
    | M 1.7 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 25 Apr 2019 12:18 UTC
    | M 1.9 |
    85 km (52.8 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 30 Mar 2019 14:03 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    273 km (169.6 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Mindoro, Philippines on Saturday, 16 March 2019
 

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