Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 6.1 km southwest of Matanao, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 06:00 (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 1 day 24 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - 6.1 km southwest of Matanao, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 06:00 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Dec 06:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Dec 17 06:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 59.0 to 66.0 km.
Dec 18 00:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 66.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Dec 17, 2019 06:00:54 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.63°N / 125.23°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.63°S / 54.77°W
Nearest volcano: Apo (2 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNW of Kiblawan (pop: 4,460) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Digos (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WNW of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) N of Maluñgun (Soccsksargen) (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SW of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
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

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

User reports for this quake (5)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Ignit, Davao del Sur, Davao (9.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Davao City (63.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Davao City (66.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Isulan, Sultan Kudarat, Soccsksargen (69 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Davao City (63 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
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