Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 4.1 km east of Amas, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Monday, 15 July 2019 at 04:26 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 4.1 km east of Amas, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Monday, 15 July 2019 at 04:26 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Jul 04:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Jul 2019 04:26:30 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.05°N / 125.02°E (Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) E of Amas (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 6,220) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) WNW of Kidapawan (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SSW of President Roxas (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NW of Makilala (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 13,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of Bialong (pop: 8,640) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Kabacan (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Digos (Davao) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
949 km (590 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 5.280 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

User reports for this quake (12)

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5.7 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
bansalan davao del sur / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I feel dizzy
Kidapawan City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Matanao, Davao del Sur (43.3 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I hope we will be updated soonest if this continuous quakes adfects our active volcano, Mt. Apo.
936.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Eman, Bansalan Dvo del Sur / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Maa, Davao City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : While eating lunch, I felt the shaking and eventually reacted to the phenomenon. This is like the second shake that we had today. I was in the office this morning when I felt the first one. Hoping for zero casualties since it was light to moderate intensity.
64.1 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Quezon (Philippines, 74 km N of epicenter) : Short lasted for 6 sec (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 65 km E of epicenter) : Slight shaking and short only (reported through EMSC)
Davao City (Philippines, 59 km E of epicenter) : Slow and steady shake for 10 secs here in Digos (reported through EMSC)
Digos (Philippines, 49 km SE of epicenter) : Gentle rolling tremor for a count of 15 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake 4.1 km east of Amas, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, 15 July 2019 04:26 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (8 quakes):
  • 27 Jul 2019 16:57 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 25 Jul 2019 17:49 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 24 Jul 2019 00:57 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 20 Jul 2019 17:47 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 20 Jul 2019 10:55 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 19 Jul 2019 20:55 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 19 Jul 2019 20:52 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    69 km (42.9 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 18 Jul 2019 16:46 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 4.1 km east of Amas, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Monday, 15 July 2019 at 04:26 (GMT)
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