Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 183 km northeast of Davao City, Philippines, on Wednesday, 24 April 2019 at 03:43 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - 183 km northeast of Davao City, Philippines, on Wednesday, 24 April 2019 at 03:43 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 69 km depth

24 Apr 03:55 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
Apr 24 04:00: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.9.
Apr 24 17:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 69.0 km.
Date & time: 24 Apr 2019 03:43:55 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.98°N / 127°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) ENE of Taytayan (Davao Oriental) (pop: 6,890)
66 km (41 mi) NE of Baganga (Davao Oriental) (pop: 10,100)
85 km (53 mi) ESE of Hinatuan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 10,100)
99 km (62 mi) NNE of Baganga (Davao Oriental) (pop: 20,300)
106 km (66 mi) E of Monkayo (Compostela Valley) (pop: 51,400)
106 km (66 mi) ENE of Compostela (pop: 42,600)
183 km (114 mi) NE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500)
295 km (183 mi) ENE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: BMKG
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

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M 5.169 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)BMKG
M 5.057 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 5.270 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)GeoAu

User reports for this quake (5)

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1057.2 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
It was Terrifying. / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tagum city / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
New Bataan, Compostela Valley / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Just a bit shaking
Davao del Norte / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake 183 km northeast of Davao City, Philippines, 24 April 03:43 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
  • 16 Jun 2019 02:52 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 01 Jun 2019 17:14 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 12 May 2019 17:27 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 183 km northeast of Davao City, Philippines, on Wednesday, 24 April 2019 at 03:43 (GMT)
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