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Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - 2km S of Nueva Vida Sur, Philippines on Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Major mag. 7.1 earthquake - 2km NE of Catigbian, Philippines on Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Major mag. 7.1 earthquake  - 2km NE of Catigbian, Philippines on Tuesday, 15 October 2013
Date & time: Tuesday, 15 October 2013 00:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 08:12:32
Magnitude: 7.1
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.8662°N / 124.0115°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Hibok-Hibok (83 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^15 J (783 GWh / 6.7*10^5 tons of TNT / 42.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 15 Oct 2013
Tue, 15 Oct 00:12 UTCM 7.1 / 24 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
Tue, 15 Oct 00:12 UTCM 7.1 / 7 kmBOHOL, PHILIPPINESEMSC
Tue, 15 Oct 00:12 UTCM 7.2 / 12 km006 km S 24° W of Sagbayan (Borja) (Bohol)PHILVOLCS
Tue, 15 Oct 00:12 UTCM 7.3 / 50 kmCarmen, Bohol, PhilippinesGeoAu
Tue, 15 Oct 00:12 UTCM 7.3 / 56 kmBohol, PhilippinesGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Tagbilaran City, Bohol (29.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was in our office having our endorsement for the next shift when suddenly our room starts to shake. It was my first time to experience such earthquake. Our team leader said \"Open the door & hide on the tables!\" When the shakes weakened, we went out of the office & contacted our families. Our neighboring residence were still in their houses and we screamed \"Get out right now!\" My mom fetched me with the car and we get out. People were shouting \"TUBIG!\" Fearing that tsunami will come next.
Mandaue City, Cebu (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Seemed to last longer than it actually did. Moderate shaking, made the folded clothes in our wardrobe fall out when the door was opened later and it spilled my coffee. No apparent structural damage to our house (no new cracks, etc.) No damage to dishes, cupboard contents, hanging pictures.
Cebu City / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was about to eat when I suddenly heard the crumbling sound and felt the vibration.
Pototam, Iloilo (192.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My first Earthquake-Experience
Mactan cebu / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
valencia negros oriental / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): we have a waterstation with a 3 stores tower 15 meter the tower was chaicing aroun 20 - 30 cm around 35 secunds no damage
Iligan City / MMI III (Weak shaking)
dumaguete city / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
iligan city (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bacolod City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Na Asag (Mambajao) - Camiguin Island (614.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Anything shaking for long time. No damnages here
tanjay city negros oriental (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
carmen bohol philippines / not felt
Catmon (94 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 4 people reported dead in Bohol
Hilongos, Leyte (109.8 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): natumba ung softdrink bottles sa kusina... trees shaking
Hilongos, Leyte / MMI VI (Strong shaking): people start panicking... street light posts shaking..
Bayawan City Negros Oriental / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt dizzy for a bit.
cebu citi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
bacolod / MMI VI (Strong shaking): it was very fun but also thank you
Cebu City (49.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Things fall on the floor because of earthquake.
lapu-lapu city / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Kabankalan city negros occ / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Lilibeth oslob province (69 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Lilibeth oslob province (69 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Barili Cebu Philippines / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): almost unable to stand, floors cracking, furnitures tumbled, started veryslow, then within a second goes a very strong shake which lasted for a minute
Cebu City (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was being woke by the shake i felt.. it was horrible.. until now we can still feel aftershock..
Catmon, Cebu (93.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Wake up my shaking, run out. The pool water waves over. About 30 to 40 seconds. No damages
Hinoba-an / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dumaguete (100.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
cagayan de oro / MMI III (Weak shaking): I am here on vacation. This is my first earthquake ever. I was in bed and i felt my body shaking
Butuan City / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was that strong of a quake which could be felt even when you sleep. I woke up startled and to my surprise everything began to sway. Not just shake but really sway as our things began to fall one by one and simply standing up proved to be much of a challenge. Everyone outside began to scream their hearts out as they noticed it was no ordinary quake. To think that all that anarchy only lasted 30 to 40 seconds felt like a very long time of sheer terror
Dumaguete / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Valencia City Bukidnon / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was standing and I felt Dizzy. When I look at the chandelier it is moving. So i said to myself there is an earthquake.
tanjya (614.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Tanauan, Leyte / MMI III (Weak shaking)
cebu / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Villa Lorena Dos, Yati Lliloan, Cebu City / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Our house is shaking and all my neighbors rush to go out side, its our first experienced here that magnitude we felt. children is crying, other civilian rush to open space and evacuate their houses, others do panic and just running.
Liloan (58.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Very scary. couldn't get out of house fast enough.
Zamboanga City (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Lapu lapu city (47.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Agoho, Mambajao (99.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
ozamiz city (614.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I laid down in bed - and started to - Pray! The roof plated made quite a bit of noise!
Libagon, Southern Leyte (123.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Awaken by this quake. about a minute of shake and roll. no big jolts but longer jolts not violent.
bulao,iponan,cagayan de oro city (166.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): i felt moderate shaking and men its really alarming even our dogs bark!
bato colase cebu / MMI V (Moderate shaking): waeken up by shakin the bed
Bloomingdale, Iponan CDOC / MMI IV (Light shaking): mura kog kalipungon .. Kulbaan gyud kayo ko ... ang among tv grabe ang uyug ...
Zamboanga city (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Dumaguete, Negros Oriental (100.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
MACTAN, CORDOVA Shook the house like a whoola hoo / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
dumagute city / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Bacolod city (142.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): I was awaken by the shaking..ceiling lamps swing back and forth..
Mandaue city / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Things were falling unlike the previous \"tsunami scare\" we had last year. All the vehicles stopped because they felt the shaking. Felt aftershocks up until now.
Davao City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Dipolog City (159.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Ma-a Davao city / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): I was about to change the diaper of my 2month old baby when I felt a bit dizzy. Was it lack of sleep? Then I noticed the swaying of our bamboo trees. Earthquake!
brgy. cagbang oton iloilo / MMI III (Weak shaking): it was long weak shaking...
Cagayan de Oro City / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was the first strong earthquake I experienced ever. I hope nothing stronger will follow.
Cebu city (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Some stuff fell off my shelves
Oroquieta City / MMI IV (Light shaking): People moved outside and alarmed. My dog got alarmed. The walls were shaking and also the wooden basketball post outside
cagayan de oro city / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Davao City, Davao del Sur (337.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pontevedra, Negros OCC (51.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rolling type earthquake with a few hops. Lasted 45 seconds. We are in Pontevdra Neg Occ.
bacolod city (143 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
cordova cebu / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Leon, Iloilo / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Lights flickered upon the start of the shaking. It was felt by everyone inside the house. The shaking has a dizzying effect. It lasted for about 2-3minutes.
Dumaguete City / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Bais City, Negros Oriental (102.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Malabuyoc, Cebu Philippines (74.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Isabel, Leyte (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Dauin, Negros Oriental (111.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bacolod City Philippines / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Pretty long too
Malabuyoc, Cebu Philippines / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bacolod CIty / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was shaking moderately some of the jeepneys stopped when they felt the so called earthquake
Cagayan de Oro City (167.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cebu City / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke up from sleep.
Dumaguete / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): We wake up directly this was really heavy !
Ozamis city,Philippines / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kalibo, Aklan / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Balamban,Cebu / MMI VI (Strong shaking): malakas yung lindol
Cagayan de Oro City. Macanhan (169.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cagayan de Oro City (51.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Cagayan de Oro City / MMI IV (Light shaking): of all the slight quake occurrence here, i felt much dizzy this time, with slow to fast movements around the house.
maasin city (624.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): this is my strongest earthquake i experience
iligan city / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Bacong negros oriental / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Cebu City (Philippines) (50 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake was really strong. Our appliances were violently shaking. It took me 15 seconds to realize that I should get out of the house. I can't barely stand up because I'd lose my balance. Everyone in my neighborhood got out of their houses. It was the scariest experience. (via EMSC)
Kabankalan City (Philippines) (141 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was lying in my bed and it Felt like I was inside a blender I was dizzy even during the aftershocks that followed. When I took a nap around 11 I even dreamt about it. We just finished having floods last week and now this... I feel for Bohol and Cebu more though. (via EMSC)
Lapu-Lapu City (Philippines) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): madamo freightening (via EMSC)
Bugasong (Philippines) (267 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very surprised to find this quake popping up on the Internet forum. We did not feel it at all here. (via EMSC)
Cagayan de Oro (Philippines) (165 km S from epicenter)(no details): Is so strong omg cant believe no was strong my god help jesus hree quake is haiti (via EMSC)
Bacolod City (Philippines) (159 km NW from epicenter)(no details): In Bohol and Cebu, there were buildings and churches that were damaged... (via EMSC)
Bacolod City (Philippines) (159 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was lying in bed when I felt the bed move backwards and forwards.I sat up and the swaying continued. I got out of bed to see the bed moving on its own. (via EMSC)
Kabankalan City (Philippines) (154 km W from epicenter)(no details): Strong quake. Felt like a carnival ride! Lasted 1-2 minutes. (via EMSC)
Ormoc City (Philippines) (131 km N from epicenter)(no details): Felt like it lasted for 5 minutes? (via EMSC)
Cebu City (Philippines) (59 km NW from epicenter)(no details): stay safe. (via EMSC)
Cebu City (Philippines) (59 km NW from epicenter)(no details): hotels in the surrounding have cracks in their structure and many windows cracked. Some of the hotels did not let the guest go back in due to the structural cracks (via EMSC)
Mandaue City (Philippines) (58 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was aweful, the sound was too loud. worst one ever in my memory. i feel for bohol, so many lives lost (via EMSC)
Butuan City (Philippines) (180 km SE from epicenter)(no details): This is the first earthquake I experience here that lasted for almost a minute.just thankful that its not that strong compared to the last earthquake. (via EMSC)
Tacloban City (Philippines) (174 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It lasted for a minute or 2. Everything was shaking but the ground didn't make any noise. The August 31 2012 earthquake was way more scarier and stronger. Didn't see or hear people in our area panicking or running out of their houses. (via EMSC)
Cagayan de Oro (Philippines) (165 km S from epicenter)(no details): it was long (via EMSC)
Cagayan de Oro (Philippines) (165 km S from epicenter)(no details): Well, I can say that the earthquake is felt by the Northern Mindanao and Visayas(where it started). (via EMSC)
Bacolod City (Philippines) (159 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted more than a minute and moved in 4 directions. (via EMSC)
Surigao City (Philippines) (144 km E from epicenter)(no details): it was longer than the other earthquakes i've experienced although not as strong (via EMSC)
Consolacion (Philippines) (67 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It is the strongest and longest this year in Cebu Philippines (via EMSC)
Roxas City (Philippines) (248 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Stay calm! (via EMSC)
Bacolod City (Philippines) (165 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It lasted for 5-6 mins (via EMSC)
Bacolod City (Philippines) (165 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Since I had just sat down in the loo, I was more concerned about how to quickly finish what I was doing rather than reacting to the effects of the quake. But now that I'm through, I'm concerned about how effective tsunami warning devices are, if any, in my locality. (via EMSC)
Gingoog (Philippines) (152 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was my first experience to felt such strong earthquake for mu entire life. (via EMSC)
Baybay City (Philippines) (98 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I felt dizzy coz the earthquake lastest almost 30seconds or longer. (via EMSC)
Baybay City (Philippines) (98 km NE from epicenter)(no details): it was strong enough that our coconut tree was slightly shaking. (via EMSC)

 

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