Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 27 km east of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at 14:41 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.3 quake 7.6 km northwest of Magsaysay, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, 16 October 2019 11:37 GMT, which had occurred 3 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Philippines Sea, 27 km east of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at 14:41 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

16 Oct 14:50 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Oct 16 14:55: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.7.
Date & time: 16 Oct 2019 14:41:29 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.71°N / 125.6°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NE of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) E of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Samal (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) E of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) ESE of Kidapawan (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1013 km (629 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Digos Islet Island --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) W of Sigaboy Island --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Arboles Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.710 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
M 3.91 km026 km S 84° E of Tulunan (North Cotabato) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS

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Pasay city / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Davao city / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Very Strong This was the first 6.7 hit in mindanao
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Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 27 km east of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at 14:41 (GMT)
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