Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 8.2 km northwest of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 07:49 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake 12 km west of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, 15 December 2019 06:11 GMT, which had occurred 1 hour and 38 minutes earlier.
Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 8.2 km northwest of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 07:49 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Dec 07:58 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Dec 2019 07:49:55 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.78°N / 125.29°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Matti (pop: 4,800) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WNW of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNE of Matanao (pop: 7,170) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) E of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NW of Guihing Proper (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNW of Padada (Davao del Sur) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
989 km (615 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

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.810 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 5.310 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.915 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 4.01 km023 km N 80° W of Matanao (Davao Del Sur) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
M 5.015 km7km S of Magsaysay, PhilippinesUSGS

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Davao City (Philippines, 51 km NE of epicenter) : It’s move our car in the porch and shaken the house. The srtingest earthquake I ever experience Allahhu Akhbar... (reported through EMSC)
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