Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 3.5 km north of Dolo, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 15:31 (GMT)

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 3.5 km north of Dolo, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 15:31 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

9 Jul 15:36 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Jul 10 01:18: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Date & time: 9 Jul 2019 15:31:48 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.84°N / 125.18°E (Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NNW of Dolo (pop: 3,970) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) NNW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) SSE of Bulatukan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) N of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) SE of Makilala (Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen) (pop: 13,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WNW of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
978 km (608 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.
M 4.810 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 4.955 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 5.027 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.814 km018 km S 21° W of Makilala (North Cotabato) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
M 4.910 km13km WSW of Magsaysay, PhilippinesUSGS
M 5.051 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu

User reports for this quake (8)

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The Royal Mandaya Hotel, Davao City (46.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Malaybalay City / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Bangkal Malungon / Light shaking (MMI IV)
7.9 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Digos (Philippines, 26 km SE of epicenter) : Slow roll, increasing to medium strong vibration. Lasted only 7 or 8 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Digos (Philippines, 26 km E of epicenter) : sudden strong jolt (reported through EMSC)
Polomolok (Philippines, 68 km S of epicenter) : Mild shaking at Polomolok (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 52 km NE of epicenter) : Slightly felt (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 3.5 km north of Dolo, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, 9 July 2019 at 15:31 (GMT)
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