Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 2.1 km southwest of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 12:38 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake 12 km west of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, December, 15 2019 06:11 GMT, which had occurred 6 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - 2.1 km southwest of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 12:38 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 13 km depth

15 Dec 12:46 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Dec 15 12:48: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.0.
Dec 16 13:32: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 13.0 km.
Date & time: Dec 15, 2019 12:38:54 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.63°N / 125.33°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.63°S / 54.67°W
Nearest volcano: Apo (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Padada (Davao del Sur) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) SSW of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SE of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) N of Maluñgun (Soccsksargen) (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) SSE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (235 mi) SSE of Bohol Island (pop: 1,211,000) --> See nearby quakes!
445 km (276 mi) SE of Negros Island (pop: 4,414,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.213 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
5.340 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
5.241 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
5.265 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
4.516 km013 km S 74° W of Padada (Davao Del Sur) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
5.310 km3km SW of Kiblawan, PhilippinesUSGS
5.020 km菲律宾棉兰老岛 (Philippines)CEIC

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Davao del sur / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
General Santos City (64.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao (13.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Panacan, davao city (68.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Cagayan de Oro (218.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao City (51.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Tuban, Province of Davao del Sur, Davao (24.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Cagayan de Oro City (Philippines, 218 km NW of epicenter) : insignificant (reported through EMSC)  
Davao City (Philippines, 58 km NE of epicenter) : Little shaking (reported through EMSC)  
General Santos City (Philippines, 57 km S of epicenter) : Little shaking, but quite noticeable. (reported through EMSC)  
Polomolok (Philippines, 53 km SW of epicenter) : RAMA IK ...... (reported through EMSC)  
Polomolok (Philippines, 47 km SW of epicenter) : The electrical wires are moving. (reported through EMSC)  
Digos (Philippines, 14 km N of epicenter) : Strong shake, swung our chandeliers and scared the cat (reported through EMSC)  
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