Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 3.8 km north of Bansalan, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 14:12 (GMT)

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 3.8 km north of Bansalan, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 14:12 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

9 Jul 14:18 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Jul 9 14:19: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Jul 10 01:18: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Date & time: 9 Jul 2019 14:12:59 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.82°N / 125.21°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) ENE of Dolo (pop: 3,970) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) N of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Bulatukan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Matanao (pop: 7,170) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
981 km (610 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) 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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.810 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 4.910 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 5.028 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.913 km019 km S 35° W of Makilala (North Cotabato) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
M 4.916 km10km WNW of Magsaysay, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (12)

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Matina aplaya davao city / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Koronadal Cith (54.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Davao City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
74.6 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
4.8 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
48.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Digos (Philippines, 35 km SE of epicenter) : Phewww (reported through EMSC)
Polomolok (Philippines, 73 km S of epicenter) : Barele noticeable shaking at Polomolok (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 61 km E of epicenter) : Short but felt (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 54 km NE of epicenter) : Windows we're vibrating. (reported through EMSC)
Digos (Philippines, 34 km SE of epicenter) : felt shaking (reported through EMSC)
Digos (Philippines, 29 km E of epicenter) : Small vibration, feels like an aftershock to the 5.5 we had 90 minutes ago (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 3.8 km north of Bansalan, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 14:12 (GMT)
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