Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 245 km northeast of Davao, Davao Region, Philippines, on 24 Sep 9:01 am (GMT -7) -

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 245 km northeast of Davao, Davao Region, Philippines, on 24 Sep 9:01 am (GMT -7)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 94 km depth

24 Sep 14:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 14 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 24, 2020 14:31:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 24 Sep 9:01 am (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 94.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.79°N / 127.01°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 8.79°S / 52.99°W
Nearest volcano: Paco (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
78 km (48 mi) E of Arrasasan (pop: 5,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) ENE of Hinatuan (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ENE of Gamut (pop: 3,480) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NE of Barcelona (pop: 3,540) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NE of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ENE of Tagbina (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) E of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
921 km (572 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) ENE of Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> See nearby quakes!
329 km (205 mi) SE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.794 kmPhilippine Islands Region, PhilippinesBMKG
4.717 km067 Km N 55° E of Bayabas (Surigao Del Sur), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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near Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas (422.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas (422.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Bantayan, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philipp / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : There had been two shakes of similar strength and length. The time is not the same as stated in The first one was at 22:15 or 22:16 local time (14:15 or 14:16 UST).  
Dumaguete / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling : Three quakes in 2 minutes.  
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