Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Friday, 8 February 2019 at 11:55 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines, on Friday, 8 February 2019 at 11:55 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 8 Feb 2019 11:55:06 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.9°N / 126.5°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) NE of Dapa (Surigao del Norte) (pop: 8,820)
66 km (41 mi) NE of Socorro (pop: 9,740)
85 km (53 mi) NE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410)
97 km (60 mi) NE of Tandag (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 29,000)
111 km (69 mi) E of Surigao (pop: 87,800)
149 km (93 mi) NE of Butuan (Agusan Del Norte) (pop: 309,700)
329 km (205 mi) NE of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
376 km (234 mi) NE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: IMD
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 6.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesIMD

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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake Mindanao, Philippines, 8 February 11:55 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (630 quakes):
  • 07 Aug 2019 07:47 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 05 Aug 2019 08:20 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 03 Aug 2019 16:03 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 03 Aug 2019 13:23 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 30 Jul 2019 15:55 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (5 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Jul 2019 09:29 UTC
    | M 1.5 |
    26 km (16.2 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Jul 2019 09:28 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 27 Jul 2019 16:43 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    56 km (35 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 27 Jul 2019 08:46 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (31 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 27 Jul 2019 01:13 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    45 km (28 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 26 Jul 2019 19:25 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    38 km (24 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 26 Jul 2019 17:19 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 25 Jul 2019 01:00 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    56 km (35 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 23 Jul 2019 17:59 UTC
    | M 1.7 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 23 Jul 2019 17:54 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    21 km (13 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 23 Jul 2019 12:35 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (25 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Friday, 8 February 2019 at 11:55 (GMT)
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