M 6 in Philippines on 07 Mar 2023 06:02 UTC

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: 6.0M
Depth: 38.647 Km
Lat/Lon: 7.4723 , 126.0267
Event Date: 07 Mar 2023 06:02 UTC
07 Mar 2023 14:02 Local
Exposed Population: 550 thousand in MMI VI
Source: NEIC us7000jhtd
Inserted at: 07 Mar 2023 06:23 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score
4.2 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000jhtd Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0  
  C2 shakemap 0  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1493960 0 07 Mar 2023 06:02 6M, 38.647km 5.62 less than 100 (in MMI>=VII) 00:21 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
The episode that has the last updated information.
* 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 , Region of Southern Mindanao (population 611,344) . The nearest places are Sabaki, Maganding, Lingdan, Mauav, Mawab, Boadon, New Bataan, Adoy, Tagum, Compostela, and San Gabriel.

Radius Population
100 km 4.7 million people
75 km 4 million people
50 km 1.8 million people
20 km 270000 people
10 km 61000 people
5 km 18000 people
2 km 2000 people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Southern Mindanao Philippines 610000 people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Sabaki Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 7 km
Maganding Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 8 km
Lingdan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 12 km
Mauav Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 12 km
Mawab Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 14000 people 12 km
Boadon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 15 km
New Bataan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 19 km
Adoy Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 19 km
Tagum Southern Mindanao Philippines City 170000 people 21 km
Compostela Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 42000 people 22 km
Lagab Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 22 km
New Bohol Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 3700 people 22 km
Maco Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 12000 people 23 km
Ngan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 24 km
Hiju Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 24 km
Manganon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 25 km
New Corella Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 21000 people 26 km
Pandasan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 29 km
Esperanza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2700 people 30 km
Katagbakah Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 30 km
Kanigawan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 31 km
Babag Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 3200 people 31 km
Tibagon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 3900 people 32 km
Abaca Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 33 km
Panalsalan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 33 km
Pagsaba├▒gan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 35 km
Pantukan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 36 km
Bankerohan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 36 km
Sukod Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 37 km
Ayon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 38 km
Callawan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 39 km
Moncayo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 40 km
Kinamayap Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 40 km
Hulip Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 41 km
Sebio Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 41 km
Panabo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 83000 people 41 km
Luna Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 4500 people 42 km
Alejal Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 8000 people 42 km
Matiao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2800 people 42 km
Abon-abon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 42 km
Tambungon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 43 km
Mabantao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 3200 people 43 km
Pintatagan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 44 km
Rizal Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 44 km
Davao Penal Colony Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 44 km
Tibal-og Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 45 km
Lasang Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 8200 people 46 km
Kamo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 46 km
Kadahanan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 46 km
Tauantauan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 46 km
Jagamitan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 47 km
Basao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 49 km
Linao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2500 people 49 km
Aumbay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 3400 people 49 km
Panikian Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2900 people 51 km
Piso Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 52 km
Panaga Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 54 km
Bubonao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 54 km
Masa Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 54 km
Samal Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 43000 people 55 km
Mabuhay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2100 people 55 km
Kumonal Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 55 km
Tagbitanag Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 56 km
Cateel Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 6500 people 56 km
San Pedro Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 4000 people 56 km
Banay-Banay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 56 km
Buso Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 56 km
Manreza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 56 km
Del Monte Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 57 km
San Jose Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 57 km
San Rafael Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2100 people 57 km
Santa Josefa Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 4100 people 58 km
Baculin B Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 58 km
Limao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2100 people 58 km
Langca Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 58 km
Boston Davao Oriental Philippines Village 2900 people 58 km
Manurigao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 58 km
San Antonio Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 60 km
Baganga Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 10000 people 60 km
Central Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 60 km
Mati Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 72000 people 61 km
Dapnan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 61 km
Cuevas Northern Mindanao Philippines Village 2200 people 61 km
Ligtong Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 61 km
Salvacion Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 6000 people 62 km
Angsikan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 62 km
Tagabaquid Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 62 km
Limot Northern Mindanao Philippines Village - 62 km
Baculin Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 3000 people 62 km
Kinabla├▒gan Davao Oriental Philippines Village 5400 people 63 km
Davao Southern Mindanao Philippines Major city 1.2 million people 63 km
Manay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 20000 people 63 km
Zaragosa Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 64 km
Santiago Davao Oriental Philippines Village 2600 people 64 km
Lupon Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 27000 people 64 km
Kaputian Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 65 km
Pagtilaan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 65 km
Santa Cruz Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 65 km
Bajucan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village - 65 km
Jovellar Southern Mindanao Philippines Village 2300 people 66 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Francisco Bangoy International DVO 27 Civ. Paved Yes 8200 57 km
Baganga BNQ unknown 0 60 km
Imelda Romualdez Marcos MXI 47 Civ. Paved No 4200 64 km
Bislig BPH 3 Civ. Paved No 3900 86 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Tambungon Philippines 47 km
Caraga Philippines 62 km
Mati PHMXI Philippines 63 km
Davao PHBIY Philippines 64 km
Talomo Philippines 71 km
Daliao Philippines 78 km
Bislig / Mindanao PHBPH Philippines 87 km
Monserat Philippines 97 km

More information

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