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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Monday, 8 July 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines on Monday, 8 July 2019
Date & time: Monday, 8 July 2019 00:59 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.52°N / 126.59°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (118 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 8 Jul 2019
Mon, 8 Jul 00:59 UTCM 5.1 / 67 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
Mon, 8 Jul 00:59 UTCM 5.0 / 75.2 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
Mon, 8 Jul 00:59 UTCM 4.9 / 29 km018 km N 26° E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
Mon, 8 Jul 00:59 UTCM 5.1 / 67 km19km SSE of Union, PhilippinesUSGS
Mon, 8 Jul 00:59 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Dipolog city / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(135 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Butuan City (132.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
General Luna, Siragao (60.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)


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