Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 66 km northeast of Baganga, Philippines, on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 03:43 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 66 km northeast of Baganga, Philippines, on Wednesday, April 24, 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: Apr 24, 2019 03:43:55 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.98°N / 127°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 7.98°S / 53°W
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Kinablangan (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NE of Baganga (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ESE of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNE of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) E of Monkayo (pop: 51,400) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) NE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) ENE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) ESE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
986 km (613 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) E of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.169 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)BMKG
4.714 km049 km N 38° E of Baganga (Davao Oriental) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
5.057 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
4.960 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
4.960 km30km E of Santa Maria, PhilippinesUSGS
5.270 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)GeoAu

User reports for this quake (5)

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Telabastagan, Pampanga, Central Luzon (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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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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