Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Indonesia, 266 km southeast of Davao (Davao Region, Philippines), on 15 Oct 11:19 pm (GMT +8) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Indonesia, 266 km southeast of Davao (Davao Region, Philippines), on 15 Oct 11:19 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Oct 15:25 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
15 Oct 15:30: Epicenter location corrected by 26 km (16.3 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: 15 Oct 2020 03:19:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 15 Oct 11:19 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.22°N / 127.13°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
103 km (64 mi) NNE of Binalang
214 km (133 mi) SE of Malita (Davao del Sur, Philippines) (pop: 41,100)
218 km (135 mi) SSE of Mati (Davao Oriental, Philippines) (pop: 105,900)
238 km (148 mi) ESE of General Santos (Philippines) (pop: 679,600)
260 km (161 mi) SE of Digos (Davao del Sur, Philippines) (pop: 116,100)
266 km (165 mi) SE of Davao (Philippines) (pop: 1,212,500)
370 km (230 mi) SE of Budta (Philippines) (pop: 1,273,700)
2587 km (1607 mi) ENE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.1°C (84 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.810 km- 161 km SE of Pondaguitan, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.51 kmKepulauan Talaud, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.533 km215 Km S 63° E of Jose Abad Santos (Davao Occidental), IndonesiaPHIVOLCS
M 4.596 km161 Km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.990 kmPhilippine Islands Region, IndonesiaGFZ

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