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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Sunday, 15 December 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines, 15 Dec 2019 06:11, which had occurred 12 hours earlier.
Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines on Sunday, 15 December 2019
15 Dec 18:35 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
Dec 16 09:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.9.
Date & time: Sunday, 15 December 2019 18:24 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.62°N / 125.36°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Padada (pop: 11,400)
3 km (2 mi) NE of Sulop (pop: 6,600)
4 km (3 mi) NW of New Baclayon (pop: 3,800)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
115 km (71 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
121 km (75 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 15 Dec 18:24 UTCM 4.9 / 10 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
Sun, 15 Dec 18:24 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
Sun, 15 Dec 18:24 UTCM 4.8 / 30 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
16 December 2019 - 02:24 AM (PST) (15 Dec 18:24:00 UTC)M 4.6 / 28 km009 Km N 62° E of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
2019-12-16 02:24:06 +08:00 (15 Dec 18:24:06 UTC)M 4.8 / 16.7 km3km S of Malinao, PhilippinesUSGS

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km67 Cabligan, Matanao, Davao del Sur. The quake i (91.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : we had sleepless night bcoz of the aftershocks that comes every minute. there are still aftershocks up to this writing.

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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Sunday, 15 December 2019

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