M 5.9 in Philippines on 08 Feb 2019 11:55 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 24.71 Km
Lat/Lon: 9.8311 , 126.5297
Event Date: 08 Feb 2019 11:55 UTC
Exposed Population: 550000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000jfb2
Inserted at: 08 Feb 2019 12:16 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.2 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.4 0.4
us2000jfb2 Scaled population 0  
  C1 shakemap 0.43  
  C2 shakemap 0.27  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.89  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1248024 0.38 08 Feb 2019 11:55 5.9M, 24.71km 4.34 560 thousand 00:21 NEIC
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Philippines ,of Northern Mindanao (population 3,510,000) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.4 1248024 9.831/126.53 5.9 24.71 4.21 08 Feb 2019 12:18 00:23 (new episode)
2 0.4 1248024 9.831/126.53 5.9 24.71 4.34 08 Feb 2019 14:02 02:07 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Northern Mindanao Philippines 210000 people
Southern Mindanao Philippines 180000 people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 2.6 million people
Southern Mindanao Philippines 1.1 million people
Eastern Visayas Philippines 1.8 million people
Central Visayas Philippines 2.4 million people

Affected populated places (*)

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
General Luna Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 41 km
Libertad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 43 km
Caridad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 46 km
Pilar Northern Mindanao Philippines Village4 2300 people 47 km
San Isidro Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 50 km
Dapa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 8700 people 52 km
Burgos Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 54 km
Kangcohoy Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 54 km
Beilon Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 55 km
Alegria Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 57 km
Cabugao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 57 km
Sapao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2200 people 57 km
San Benito Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2300 people 58 km
Numancia Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 61 km
Socorro Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 9600 people 66 km
Pamosaingan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 69 km
Madrelino Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 70 km
Tuburan Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 73 km
Burgos Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 3400 people 75 km
Tigao Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 2000 people 78 km
Sibahay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 80 km
Carrascal Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 4300 people 82 km
Cantilan Surigao del Sur Philippines Village4 9300 people 82 km
Adlay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2500 people 83 km
Taganito Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 - 84 km
Lanuza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 84 km
Carmen Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2800 people 87 km
Urbistondo Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 - 87 km
Sapa Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 88 km
Madrid Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3000 people 88 km
Tandag Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 28000 people 91 km
Claver Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 5800 people 92 km
Gigaquit Surigao del Norte Philippines Village4 3000 people 95 km
Tago Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 6200 people 95 km
Somosomo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 100 km
Bahao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 104 km
Buenavista Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2500 people 89 km
Cadgianao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 95 km
Kayogyog Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 97 km
Matas Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 98 km
La Paz Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2200 people 98 km
Kinabutan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 101 km
Valencia Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 102 km
Placer Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 10000 people 104 km
Cagwait Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 104 km
Tagana-an Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4300 people 105 km
Timamana Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 108 km
Marga Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 109 km
Malinao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 110 km
Taog Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 110 km
Sison Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3100 people 111 km
Alegria Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5800 people 112 km
Abaga Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 113 km
San Jose Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 113 km
Kitcharao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 7200 people 113 km
Melgar Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 114 km
Mainit Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5400 people 115 km
Surigao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village4 86000 people 115 km
San Roque Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 115 km
Marihatag Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3700 people 116 km
Lipata Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 118 km
Puerto Princesa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 118 km
Rizal Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 119 km
Payanasa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 119 km
Loreto Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5300 people 119 km
Antipolo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 120 km
Bañgonay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2600 people 121 km
Santo Niño Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 122 km
Balite Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 123 km
Masgad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 124 km
Jagupit Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2100 people 125 km
Oteiza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 125 km
Malimono Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 125 km
Magdago-oc Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 - 126 km
Cagosoan Pt Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 126 km
Salvacion Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 129 km
Tubay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 7800 people 132 km
Cabadbaran Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 30000 people 134 km
Homonhon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 134 km
Antonio Luna Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 134 km
Los Angeles Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4000 people 136 km
San Ricardo Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 137 km
Esperanza Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 139 km
Ampayon Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 139 km
Pintuyan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 140 km
Inaculangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 141 km
Lianga Southern Mindanao Philippines Village4 13000 people 141 km
Butuan Northern Mindanao Philippines City 250000 people 146 km
Bahay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 146 km
San Vicente Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 148 km
Bilay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 150 km
Estela Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 151 km
Hinudayan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 152 km
San Francisco Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2600 people 152 km
Tinago Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 154 km
Prosperidad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 154 km
Verdo Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 154 km
Tungao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 8800 people 155 km
Baras Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 155 km
San Juan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 157 km
Las Nieves Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 157 km
Ambacon Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 158 km
Santa Ana Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 158 km
Kubo Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 158 km
Hinunangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 158 km
Carpenito Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 159 km
Triana Philippines Village5 - 159 km
Esperanza Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 6100 people 160 km
Guiuan Eastern Visayas Philippines City 11000 people 160 km
Himayangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 160 km
Ata-atahon Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 160 km
Sunoc Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 161 km
Sang-an Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 162 km
Saint Bernard Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 162 km
Hinatuan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village4 9800 people 163 km
Bayogan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 164 km
Guadalupe Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3300 people 164 km
Carmen Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4700 people 165 km
Guinsaugon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 166 km
Mercedes Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 167 km
Bobon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 167 km
Padre Burgos Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 167 km
Cahayagan Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 - 168 km
Silago Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2200 people 169 km
Libagon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 169 km
Candatag Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 169 km
Otiela Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 170 km
Corinto Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 171 km
Magsaysay Misamis Oriental Philippines Village4 - 172 km
Salcedo Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 3500 people 174 km
Cagaut Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 175 km
Juangon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 175 km
Macrohon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2800 people 175 km
Santa Margarita Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 176 km
Asgad Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 176 km
San Isidro Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 176 km

see full list


Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Siargao 3 0
Tandag TDG 5 Civ. Paved No 4400
Nonoc 4 0
Surigao SUG 6 Civ. Paved No 5000
Guiuan 2 Civ. Paved No 7000
Bislig BPH 3 Civ. Paved No 3900
Maasin 100 0
Ubay 8 0
Lumbia CGY 186 Civ. Paved Yes 7800
Mactan-Cebu International NOP 11 Civ. Paved Yes 10800
Lahug 29 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Dapa Philippines
Numancia Philippines
Tandag Philippines
Aras Asan Philippines
Surigao PHSUG Philippines
Butuan Philippines
Lamon Anchorage Philippines
Liloan Philippines
Guiuan Philippines
Nasipit PHNAS Philippines
Nasipit PHNAS Philippines
Hinatuan Philippines
Lagome Philippines
Malitbog Philippines
Sogod Philippines
Bislig / Mindanao PHBPH Philippines
Odiongan Philippines
Maasin Philippines
Gen Macarthur Philippines
Gingoog PHGIN Philippines
Baybay Philippines
Tanauan Philippines
Borongan PHBGV Philippines
Tagoloan Mis. Or / Cagayan de Or PHTGO Philippines
Cagayan de Oro PHCGY Philippines
Mandaue Philippines
Cebu PHCEB Philippines

More information

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