Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 4 km west of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 07:53 (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 42 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 4 km west of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 07:53 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Dec 08:05 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Dec 2019 07:53:44 UTC -
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.65°N / 125.31°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) WNW of Padada (Davao del Sur) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) SW of Guihing Proper (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,500) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) ESE of Matanao (pop: 7,170) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SSW of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1003 km (623 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: 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

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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 5.130 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 5.017 kmMindanao, PhilippinesUSGS
M 5.370 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

User reports for this quake (4)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
52.7 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
967.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Cagayan de oro / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Conel / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 4 km west of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, 15 December 2019 at 07:53 (GMT)

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