Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 19 km east of Kinablangan, Philippines, on Monday, August 24, 2020 at 00:24 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 19 km east of Kinablangan, Philippines, on Monday, August 24, 2020 at 00:24 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 66 km depth

24 Aug 00:32 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Aug 24 08:04: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 66.0 km.
Date & time: Aug 24, 2020 00:24:24 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.69°N / 126.72°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 7.69°S / 53.28°W
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) E of Kinablangan (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Manay (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) E of Compostela (pop: 42,600) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SE of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) E of Monkayo (pop: 51,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ENE of San Mariano (Compostela Valley) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) E of Nabunturan (Davao de Oro) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) NE of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ENE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
991 km (616 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) E of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.166 km99 km NE of Mati, PhilippinesGFZ
4.880 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
5.2123 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
4.918 km036 km N 77° E of Baganga (Davao Oriental) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
4.971 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
4.855 km20 km E of Kinablangan, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (7)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Bislig City, Surigao del Sur, Caraga (70.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
cebu city / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
cebu city / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Dulag, Leyte / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Davao City / not felt
cebu city / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Tagum City / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (10 quakes)

  • 17 Oct 2020 09:59 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 13 Oct 2020 15:46 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 02 Oct 2020 02:32 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 29 Sep 2020 16:53 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 28 Sep 2020 00:25 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 15 Sep 2020 14:25 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    23 km (14.3 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 12 Sep 2020 19:09 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 09 Sep 2020 15:52 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 09 Sep 2020 13:01 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 24 Aug 2020 01:51 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    27 km (16 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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