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Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 1.7 km north of Carmen, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 06:23 GMT

Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 1.7 km north of Carmen, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 06:23 GMT Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 1.7 km north of Carmen, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 06:23 GMT

Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

24 Jun 06:35 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 24, 2019 06:23:32 UTC
Local time at epicenter
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.22°N / 124.79°E (Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines)
Antipode7.22°S / 55.21°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceBMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Nearest volcanoApo (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) N of Carmen (Cotabato) (pop: 8,760) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Kabacan (pop: 31,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) E of Midsayap (pop: 32,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) E of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) E of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (25 mi) NW of Kidapawan (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) E of Pagaluñgan (Maguindanao, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 31,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) NNE of Tacurong City (pop: 54,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
80 km (50 mi) N of Koronadal (pop: 125,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
920 km (572 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.310 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG


Seismic station: Davao, Philippines (DAV/IU network) | Distance from quake: 89 km / 55 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Davao, Philippines: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (3)

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Tañgo, Province of Sarangani, Soccsksargen (158.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ranau, Sabah (917.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Malalag / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was sitting when I felt the faint tremor. I thought it came from very far, but when I looked it in your map it was near my location.  


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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Jul 10, 2019 00:32
3 years ago - felt

25 km
3.6 km NE of Matalam, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, PhilippinesMore
Jun 25, 2019 15:05
3 years ago

23 km
012 Km N 34° E of Aeosan (North Cotabato) (Philippines)More

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