Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines, on Thursday, 31 October 2019 at 11:56 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines, on Thursday, 31 October 2019 at 11:56 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 133 km depth

31 Oct 12:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Oct 31 22:30: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 127.0 to 133.0 km.
Date & time: 31 Oct 2019 11:56:06 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 133.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.92°N / 126.29°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Balut (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (31 mi) SSE of Pondaguitan (pop: 2,140)
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Nangan (pop: 3,360)
72 km (45 mi) E of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600)
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Talagutong (Davao del Sur) (pop: 7,980)
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Tibanbang (pop: 7,840)
93 km (58 mi) SE of Malita (pop: 41,100)
126 km (78 mi) E of General Santos (pop: 679,600)
148 km (92 mi) SSE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500)
Primary data source: BMKG
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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M 4.7133 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.0145 km070 km S 84° E of Jose Abad Santos (Davao Occidental) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS

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phillepenes / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : .i. (oYo)
174.5 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
South africa / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Durban / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Durban South Africa / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Koronadal city south cotabato (172 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
154.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
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