Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 65 km northeast of Guiuan, Philippines, on Friday, 24 August 2018 at 04:33 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 65 km northeast of Guiuan, Philippines, on Friday, 24 August 2018 at 04:33 (GMT)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 5.0 at 10 km depth

24 Aug 04:42 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 9 minutes.
Aug 24 04:44: Magnitude recalculée de 4.9 à 5.0.
Date & time: 24 Aug 2018 04:33:26 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.32°N / 126.24°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Volcan le plus près: Mahagnao (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km NE de Sulangan (pop: 3,030) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
65 km ENE de Guiuan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 11,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
66 km ENE de Salcedo (pop: 3,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
76 km E de Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
83 km ESE de Maydolong (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,490) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km ENE de Giporlos (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,260) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
94 km ESE de Borongan City (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
135 km E de Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
135 km E de Tacloban (pop: 242,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
677 km ESE de Manille (pop: 1,600,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
148 km ESE de Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
163 km ENE de Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
281 km NE de Bohol Island (pop: 1,211,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
5.010 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGFZ
5.445 km PHILIPPINE ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
5.176 kmPhilippine Islands RegionGeoAu
5.435 km- 33km NE of Sulangan, PhilippinesUSGS

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 24 Aug 2018 20:09 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    37 km (23 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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