M 5.6 in Philippines on 10 Sep 2019 05:39 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: 5.6M
Depth: 55.52 Km
Lat/Lon: 6.7042 , 126.4689
Event Date: 10 Sep 2019 05:39 UTC
Exposed Population: 840000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70005dza
Inserted at: 11 Sep 2019 05:42 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.2 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.3 0.3
us70005dza Scaled population (raster) 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
1271544 0.3 10 Sep 2019 05:39 5.6M, 55.52km 4.942 850 thousand 1d 00:03 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* 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 Southern Mindanao (population 4,457,000) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
200000 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.3 1271544 6.704/126.469 5.6 55.5 4.287 10 Sep 2019 06:00 00:20 (new episode)
2 0.3 1271544 6.704/126.469 5.6 55.5 4.678 10 Sep 2019 06:10 00:31 (upd of #1)
3 0.3 1271544 6.704/126.469 5.6 55.5 4.942 10 Sep 2019 07:42 02:03 (upd of #2)
4 0.3 1271544 6.704/126.469 5.6 55.5 4.942 11 Sep 2019 05:42 1d 00:03 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Southern Mindanao Philippines <1000 people


Critical infrastructure

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

More information

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.