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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 47 Km S of Davao, Philippines, on Sunday, 20 September 2020 at 13:28 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.4 quake 86 km S of Davao, Philippines, 2020-09-06 15:23 UTC, which had occurred 14 days earlier.
Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - 47 Km S of Davao, Philippines, on Sunday, 20 September 2020 at 13:28 (GMT)
20 Sep 13:36 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
20 Sep 15:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.9.
Date & time: 2020-09-20 01:28:27 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 178.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.65°N / 125.67°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NE of Tubalan (pop: 4,200)
22 km (14 mi) NE of Buhangin (pop: 4,400)
24 km (15 mi) NE of Basiawan (pop: 6,400)
47 km (30 mi) S of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
144 km (89 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
149 km (93 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 29°C (84 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 3 km/h (1 kts) from S
Primary data source: GFZ
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
2020-09-20 13:28:27 UTCM 4.9 / 178 km47 Km S of Davao, PhilippinesGFZ
2020-09-20 13:28:27 UTCM 5.0 / 185 km4.7 Mindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
2020-09-20 13:28:31 UTCM 5.3 / 130 km14 Km ESE of Malita, PhilippinesBMKG
2020-09-20 13:28:28 UTCM 5.1 / 181 km40 Km ESE of Digos, PhilippinesGeoAu
2020-09-20 13:28:27 UTCM 5.0 / 181.2 km44 Km S of Davao, PhilippinesUSGS
2020-09-20 13:28:00 UTC
20 September 2020 - 09:28 PM (PST)
M 5.0 / 171 km045 Km N 05° W of Don Marcelino (Davao Occidental), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake (9)

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76 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Davao City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
General Santos City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
General Santos City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Davao City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
General Santos (Philippines, 78 km SW of epicenter) : Felt for less 10 seconds. A 2 second sudden jolt then the long sway... (reported through EMSC)
General Santos (Philippines, 78 km SW of epicenter) : Weak but prolonged shaking (reported through EMSC)
General Santos (Philippines, 78 km SW of epicenter) : It's just a little shake that was felt for more than 10 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
General Santos City (Philippines, 78 km SW of epicenter) : It was one good jolt followed by very low level trembling for a few seconds. (reported through EMSC)

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 47 Km S of Davao, Philippines, on Sunday, 20 September 2020 at 13:28 (GMT)
 

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