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M 6.2 in Philippines on 11 Aug 2017 05:28 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Earthquake event

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  • Magnitude: 6.2 M
  • Depth: 168.15 km (very deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC us2000a77i
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 14.0064, 120.709
  • Time (UTC): 11 Aug 2017 05:28:25
  • Time (ECT): 11 Aug 2017 07:28:25

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IDAlertScore DateMag, DepthMax Intensity (MMI*)Pop [100 km or MMI 9-7]Tsunami risk (max height)Delay (hh:mm) Source
1177031 1.26

Calculation Episode detail

Reference Id Level Score Type Date Added Population
100km or MMI9-7    
Population
20km or Max MMI    
Max Height(m)
Episode 1177031
2 realtime 2017-08-11 07:45:32 28.8 million 0
  Earthquake 194631
1.26 realtime 2017-08-11 07:45:32 28.8 million 710 thousand 0
Close
11 Aug 2017 05:28 6.2M, 168.15km N/A 28.8 million 00:16 NEIC NEIC

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

Earthquake impact details

Population

Population near epicenter
Radius Population
100 km 28.7 million people
75 km 14.5 million people
50 km 3.5 million people
20 km 700000 people
10 km 390000 people
5 km 100000 people
2 km 12000 people

The earthquake happened in Philippines , Region of Southern Tagalog (population 8,266,000) . The nearest places are Tuy, Dao, Canda, Lian, Balayan, Binubusan, Navotas, Nasugbu, Calaca, Bucal, and Quezon City.

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Southern Tagalog Philippines 8.2 million people

Affected Populated Places

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Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Tuy Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 8400 people 2 km
Dao Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 4 km
Canda Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 7 km
Lian Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 7400 people 7 km
Balayan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 50000 people 8 km
Binubusan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 6600 people 9 km
Navotas Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 10 km
Nasugbu Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 61000 people 11 km
Calaca Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 36000 people 14 km
Bucal Batangas Philippines Village5 - 16 km
Calawang Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 19 km
Looc Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 3000 people 19 km
Calatagan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 15000 people 21 km
Magallanes Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 3300 people 21 km
Luksuhin Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 4500 people 21 km
Bayuyuñgan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 25 km
Mendez Nunez Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 - 26 km
Taal Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 39000 people 27 km
Banaba Southern Tagalog Philippines Village6 4300 people 28 km
Malaue Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 28 km
Maragondon Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 22000 people 30 km
Calampan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 31 km
Naic Southern Tagalog Philippines City 54000 people 35 km
Silang Southern Tagalog Philippines City 110000 people 37 km
Balagbag Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 37 km
Mabini Batangas Philippines Village5 2700 people 37 km
Bagalañgit Batangas Philippines Village5 2300 people 38 km
Cuenca Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 21000 people 39 km
Buenavista Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 - 39 km
Maricaban Philippines Village5 - 40 km
Bauan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 33000 people 40 km
Boot Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 4800 people 40 km
Ik-ik Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 42 km
Balete Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 8600 people 42 km
Bagbag Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 43 km
Amaya Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 44 km
General Trias Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 94000 people 46 km
Tehero Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 46 km
Gamao Philippines Village5 - 46 km
Tinga Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 46 km
Batangas Southern Tagalog Philippines City 230000 people 47 km
Tanauan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 67000 people 48 km
Canlubang Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 - 49 km
Tanza Cavite Philippines Village5 - 49 km
Binakayan Cavite Philippines Village4 - 49 km
Malvar Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 29000 people 49 km
Lipa Southern Tagalog Philippines City 210000 people 50 km
Carmona Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 54000 people 51 km
Cabcaben Central Luzon Philippines Village5 5800 people 51 km
Bocboc Philippines Village6 - 53 km
Imus Southern Tagalog Philippines City 210000 people 53 km
Mariveles Central Luzon Philippines Village4 82000 people 53 km
Binãn Southern Tagalog Philippines City 200000 people 54 km
Calamba Southern Tagalog Philippines City 310000 people 55 km
Santa Rosa Southern Tagalog Philippines City 2600 people 55 km
Cavite Cavite City Philippines City 110000 people 56 km
Rosario Southern Tagalog Philippines Village4 - 56 km
Ilihan Batangas Philippines Village5 3500 people 57 km
Balagnam Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 57 km
Maalas-as Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 58 km
Alaminos Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 31000 people 59 km
Looc Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 2500 people 59 km
Puerto Galera Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 3200 people 60 km
Wawa Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 4800 people 60 km
Dagatan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 2900 people 61 km
Pajo Batangas Philippines Village5 - 62 km
Abalete Southern Tagalog Philippines Village6 - 62 km
Limay Central Luzon Philippines Village4 52000 people 63 km
Bagumbayan National Capital Region Philippines Village6 - 63 km
Bay Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 33000 people 65 km
Bolboc Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 65 km
Tiaong Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 5000 people 67 km
San Pablo Southern Tagalog Philippines City 200000 people 67 km
Lobo Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 3000 people 67 km
Paysawan Central Luzon Philippines Village5 - 68 km
Bangad Southern Tagalog Philippines Village6 - 68 km
Calamias Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 - 68 km
Mabuñga Southern Tagalog Philippines Village6 - 68 km
Orion Central Luzon Philippines Village4 46000 people 69 km
Paluan Southern Tagalog Philippines Village5 4500 people 70 km
Manila National Capital Region Philippines Capital 10.2 million people 72 km
Quezon City National Capital Region Philippines Major city 1.7 million people 82 km

Critical infrastructure

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

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Fernando AB 372 Mil. Paved No 4900 45 km
Sangley Point AB SGL 2 Mil. Paved No 8600 58 km
Ninoy Aquino International MNL 23 Civ. Paved Yes 12200 65 km
Lubang LBX 5 Civ. Paved No 3900 67 km
Mamburao MBO 4 Civ. Paved No 3900 89 km
Lucena 12 Civ. Unpaved No 3200 97 km
Major ports
Name LOCODE Country Distance
Calaca Philippines 12 km
Nasugbu PHNUG Philippines 12 km
Pagapas Philippines 18 km
Tabangoa PHTBG Philippines 44 km
Batangas PHBLG Philippines 46 km
Mariveles Philippines 53 km
Bataan PHBTN Philippines 56 km
Cavite PHCVE Philippines 57 km
Tilic Philippines 59 km
Manila PHMNL Philippines 70 km
Paluan Philippines 71 km
Navotas Philippines 77 km
Calapan / Batangas PHCLP Philippines 82 km
Mamburao Philippines 88 km

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