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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Mindanao, Philippines on Wednesday, 30 January 2019
30 Jan 09:50 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 21 minutes.
Date & time: Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:28 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 65.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.78°N / 126.28°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km E de Union (pop: 2,400)
22 km SE de Pilar (pop: 2,400)
25 km E de Dapa (pop: 8,800)
86 km E de Surigao (pop: 87,800)
123 km NE de Butuan (pop: 309,700)
126 km NE de Libertad (pop: 250,400)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 30 Jan 09:28 UTCM 5.0 / 65 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
Wed, 30 Jan 09:28 UTCM 5.0 / 65 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC

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General Luna, siargao (13.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt for a second no more than two seconds, weak horizontal movement (reported through our app)

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines, 30 Jan 2019 09:28

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
  • 14 Feb 2019 11:57 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    32.6 km (20.3 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Feb 2019 17:01 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    4.7 km (2.9 mi) depth
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Feb 2019 12:35 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Mindanao, Philippines on Wednesday, 30 January 2019

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