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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 191 km northeast of Butuan, Philippines, on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 13:48 GMT

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 191 km northeast of Butuan, Philippines, on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 13:48 GMT Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 191 km northeast of Butuan, Philippines, on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 13:48 GMT

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 31 km depth

26 Apr 14:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 31.0 km.

Earthquake details

Date & timeApr 26, 2019 13:48:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude5
Depth31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.08°N / 126.85°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode10.08°S / 53.15°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceBMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Nearest volcanoPaco (182 km / 113 mi)
Nearby towns and cities86 km (53 mi) ENE of Pilar (pop: 2,390) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) E of Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (59 mi) ENE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (62 mi) ENE of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte (pop: 4,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
132 km (82 mi) NNE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
152 km (94 mi) ENE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
189 km (118 mi) NE of Bayugan (pop: 40,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
191 km (118 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
194 km (121 mi) NE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
812 km (505 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
236 km (146 mi) ESE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
286 km (178 mi) SE of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
308 km (191 mi) NE 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

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.031 kmPhilippine Islands Region (Philippines)BMKG
4.435 km081 km S 84° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Apr 28, 2019 06:51
3 years ago
4.8

65 km
Philippine Sea, 195 km NE of Butuan, PhilippinesMore
Apr 26, 2019 21:22
3 years ago
4.8

75 km
Philippine Sea, 178 km NE of Butuan, PhilippinesMore

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