Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Philippines Sea, 29 km NNE of Malita, Davao Occidental, Philippines, jueves, 06 dic. 2018

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Philippines Sea, 29 km NNE of Malita, Davao Occidental, Philippines, jueves, 06 dic. 2018

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 182 km depth

6 Dec 14:19 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 6 minutos.
Profundidad recalculada de 163.0 a 182.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 6 Dec 2018 14:13:43 UTC
Magnitud: 5
Profundidad: 182.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 6.64°N / 125.75°E (Philippines Sea, Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Apo (66 km / 41 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km al NNE de Malita (pop: 41,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al ENE de Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al SO de Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al ESE de Digos (pop: 116,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al S de Sámal (pop: 43,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al SSE de Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
62 km al SO de Mati (pop: 105,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
65 km al NE de Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
75 km al S de Panabo (pop: 84,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
1028 km al SSE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
172 km al SSE de Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
35 km al O de Sigaboy Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 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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M 5.0182 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
M 5.3164 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGeoAu
M 5.3185 km- Mindanao, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (6)

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Davao city / Weak shaking (MMI III)
51.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking a few seconds only. (reported through our app)
Davao city / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Tagum city / Weak shaking (MMI III)
malita davao occidental / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Davao City (Philippines, 48 km NW of epicenter) : From Barrio Obrero, Davao City. Just gentle swaying for a few seconds. (reported through EMSC)
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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Philippines Sea, 29 km NNE of Malita, Davao Occidental, Philippines, jueves, 06 dic. 2018
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