Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Bohol Sea, 63 km southeast of Tagbilaran, Bohol, Central Visayas, Philippines, on Monday, 1 July 2019 at 16:59 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Bohol Sea, 63 km southeast of Tagbilaran, Bohol, Central Visayas, Philippines, on Monday, 1 July 2019 at 16:59 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.9 earthquake at 545 km depth

1 Jul 17:03 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Jul 1 17:05: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 543.0 to 545.0 km.
Jul 2 19:40: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.9.
Date & time: 1 Jul 2019 16:59:25 UTC
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 545.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.21°N / 124.2°E (Bohol Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Hibok-Hibok (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) S of Valencia (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Loboc (Bohol) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Jagna (Bohol) (pop: 32,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Tagbilaran (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNE of Oroquieta (pop: 39,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NNW of Cagayan de Oro (pop: 445,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) E of Dumaguete (pop: 113,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NW of Bugo (pop: 45,800) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) SSE of Cebu City (pop: 798,600) --> See nearby quakes!
695 km (432 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of Bohol Island (pop: 1,211,000) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NW of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1013 joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
5.9545 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
5.9561 kmBohol, PhilippinesEMSC
5.7543 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
5.9545 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
5.9554 km051 km S 29° E of Lila (Bohol) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
5.9549 km46km S of Valencia, PhilippinesUSGS
5.7550 km菲律宾保和岛附近海域 (Philippines)CEIC

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More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 08 Aug 2019 03:07 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    42 km (26 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 31 Jul 2019 08:32 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    515 km (320 mi) depth
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 06 Jul 2019 16:41 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 01 Jul 2019 16:59 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    550 km (341.8 mi) depth
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | CEIC | Details

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