M 5.7 in Philippines on 03 May 2024 10:16 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: 5.7M
Depth: 39.4 Km
Lat/Lon: 10.8748 , 125.2902
Event Date: 03 May 2024 10:16 UTC
03 May 2024 18:16 Local
Exposed Population: About 38000 people in MMI
760 thousand in MMI V
Source: NEIC us6000mvya
Inserted at: 03 May 2024 10:39 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 1.1 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000mvya Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1568834 0 03 May 2024 10:16 5.7M, 39.4km 5.17 N/A (in MMI>=VII) 00:23 NEIC
1568837 0 03 May 2024 10:16 5.7M, 7.9km 5.03 N/A (in MMI>=VII) 00:52 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 ,of Eastern Visayas (population 3,055,000) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
39000 people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1568834 125.29/10.875 5.7 39.5 5.167 03 May 2024 10:42 00:26 (new episode)
2 0 1568837 125.296/10.864 5.7 7.9 4.953 03 May 2024 11:13 00:57 (new episode)
3 0 1568837 125.296/10.864 5.7 7.9 4.953 03 May 2024 12:22 02:06 (upd of #2)
4 0 1568837 125.296/10.864 5.7 7.9 4.953 04 May 2024 10:41 1d 00:24 (upd of #3)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Eastern Visayas Philippines 510000 people
Eastern Visayas Philippines 2.6 million people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 400000 people
Central Visayas Philippines 470000 people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 2100 people
Southern Mindanao Philippines no people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Marabut Samar Philippines Village - 27 km
Balangiga Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 5600 people 29 km
Buaya Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 29 km
Dulag Eastern Visayas Philippines City 10000 people 29 km
Rizal Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 30 km
Lawa-an Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 30 km
Icting Samar Philippines Village - 31 km
Giporlos Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 5200 people 33 km
MacArthur Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2600 people 33 km
Binocyahan Samar Philippines Village - 33 km
Abuyog Leyte Philippines Village 15000 people 33 km
Gigoso Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 34 km
Paya Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 34 km
LaPaz Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 36 km
Santo Niño Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 37 km
Utod Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2300 people 37 km
Osmeña Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 37 km
Julita Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2900 people 37 km
Palale Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 38 km
Tanauan Eastern Visayas Philippines City 16000 people 39 km
Balocawihay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 40 km
Cagaut Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 40 km
Silago Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2200 people 41 km
Quinapondan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 3400 people 42 km
Kabadiangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 43 km
Buenavista Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 44 km
Santa Margarita Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 44 km
Burauen Eastern Visayas Philippines City 14000 people 45 km
Palo Eastern Visayas Philippines City 18000 people 45 km
Sequinon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 46 km
Dagami Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 4300 people 47 km
Lanawan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 49 km
Inaculangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 43 km
Bayugan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 46 km
Sang-an Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 48 km
Nouvelas Oriental Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 48 km
Bobon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 49 km
Homonhon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 50 km
General MacArthur Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 4400 people 50 km
Guiuan Eastern Visayas Philippines City 11000 people 50 km
Salcedo Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 3500 people 51 km
Pastrana Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2700 people 51 km
Basey Samar Philippines Village 7700 people 52 km
Tacloban Tacloban City Philippines City 190000 people 52 km
Matarinao Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 52 km
Mercedes Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 52 km
Hubas Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 52 km
Lusod Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 53 km
Santa Fe Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 3000 people 53 km
Asgad Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 54 km
Hinunangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 54 km
San Antonio Samar Philippines Village 2300 people 54 km
Balagon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 55 km
Baras Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 55 km
Maula Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 56 km
Lagolago Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 56 km
Caridad Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 56 km
Bagacay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 56 km
Baybay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 18000 people 57 km
Mongabong Samar Philippines Village - 57 km
Sunoc Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 57 km
Buenavista Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 57 km
Hinudayan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 58 km
Batong Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 59 km
Montefolka Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 59 km
Cagosoan Pt Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 60 km
Guinsaugon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 60 km
Alangalang Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 8100 people 61 km
Sohoton Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 61 km
Santa Elena Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 62 km
Mak Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 62 km
Hernani Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2200 people 62 km
Rizal Northern Mindanao Philippines Village - 62 km
Canhandugan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2100 people 63 km
Balugo Leyte Philippines Village 6700 people 63 km
Sogod Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 8100 people 63 km
San Jose Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 65 km
Bagahupi Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 65 km
Jaro Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 7900 people 65 km
Loreto Northern Mindanao Philippines Village 5400 people 65 km
Llorente Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 7800 people 66 km
Plaridel Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 3800 people 66 km
Taguite Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 67 km
Seguinon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2200 people 67 km
Saint Bernard Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 67 km
Rizal Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 67 km
Balago Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 68 km
San Miguel Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 3400 people 68 km
Marmag Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 68 km
Libagon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 68 km
San Buenaventura Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 71 km
Banday Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 71 km
Tunga Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2900 people 72 km
Inopacan Leyte Philippines Village - 73 km
Magdauat Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 74 km
Maybocog Eastern Samar Philippines Village - 75 km
Donghol Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 75 km
Santa Rita Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 4300 people 75 km
Concepcion Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2200 people 75 km
Ormoc Eastern Visayas Philippines City 91000 people 75 km
Barasanun Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 76 km
San Isidro Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 76 km
Himayangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 77 km
Malinao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village - 77 km
Tabonoc Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 77 km
Babatñgon Leyte Philippines City - 78 km
Hindang Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 4000 people 78 km
Barugo Leyte Philippines City 6500 people 78 km
Sugud Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 78 km
Inanodlan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 79 km
Pilar Philippines Village - 80 km
Hiongas Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 80 km
Juangon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 81 km
Carigara Leyte Philippines City 17000 people 81 km
Bato Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 9900 people 81 km
Narombacan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 82 km
Lalawigan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 2000 people 82 km
Aquiting Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 82 km
Merida Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 3500 people 82 km
Aaygayon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 82 km
Lilo-an Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 83 km
San Jose Northern Mindanao Philippines Village - 83 km
Puertobello Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 83 km
Borongan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 16000 people 83 km
Estela Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 83 km
Capoocan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 8400 people 84 km
San Jose Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 84 km
Matalom Eastern Visayas Philippines Village 4300 people 84 km
Buluan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 84 km
Lipata Northern Mindanao Philippines Village - 85 km
Igot Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 85 km
Calunangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village - 85 km

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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) Distance
Daniel Z Romualdez TAC 2 Civ. Paved Yes 7000 48 km
Guiuan 2 Civ. Paved No 7000 53 km
Ormoc OMC 25 Civ. Paved No 3900 82 km
Borongan 2 0 91 km
Philphos 5 0 93 km
Maasin 100 0 94 km
Catbalogan 15 0 115 km
Biliran Natl 89 0 122 km
Nonoc 4 0 123 km
Surigao SUG 6 Civ. Paved No 5000 125 km
Ubay 8 0 128 km
Dolores 2 0 131 km
Siargao 3 0 133 km

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country Distance
Lagome Philippines 37 km
Tanauan Philippines 39 km
Guiuan Philippines 50 km
Gen Macarthur Philippines 51 km
Tacloban PHTAC Philippines 52 km
Baybay Philippines 58 km
Sogod Philippines 64 km
Ormoc Philippines 76 km
Pilar Philippines 79 km
Liloan Philippines 81 km
Borongan PHBGV Philippines 82 km
Merida Philippines 83 km
Port Bello Philippines 83 km
Malitbog Philippines 84 km
Talalora Philippines 88 km
Isabel PHISL Philippines 93 km
Maasin Philippines 96 km
Palompon Philippines 101 km
Villaba Philippines 105 km
Leyte Philippines 106 km
Catbalogan PHCTS Philippines 108 km
Calubian Philippines 114 km
Arevalo Philippines 115 km
San Isidro Philippines 120 km
Surigao PHSUG Philippines 120 km
Numancia Philippines 134 km
Borbon Philippines 138 km
Bogo Philippines 142 km

More information

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