M 5.6 in Philippines on 10 May 2018 11:56 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: 5.6M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 10.1726 , 125.4387
Event Date: 10 May 2018 11:56 UTC
Exposed Population: 1810000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000e1yr
Inserted at: 10 May 2018 12:17 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 4.2 (PHL)

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Exposed population

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

Intensity Population
5200 people
19000 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShakeScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.38 1209961 10.173/125.439 5.6 10 6.04 10 May 2018 12:21 00:24 (new episode)
2 0.38 1209961 10.173/125.439 5.6 10 6.04 10 May 2018 14:02 02:05 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Northern Mindanao Philippines 2700 people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 18000 people
Eastern Visayas Philippines no people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 550000 people
Eastern Visayas Philippines 980000 people
Central Visayas Philippines 94000 people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 4.3 million people
Eastern Visayas Philippines 3.1 million people
Southern Mindanao Philippines 1.9 million people
Central Visayas Philippines 5.9 million people
Western Visayas Philippines 3.7 million people
Bicol Philippines 230000 people
Central Mindanao Philippines 1 million people
Western Mindanao Philippines 150000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Lipata Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 8 km
Puerto Princesa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 9 km
San Jose Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 14 km
Melgar Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 15 km
Malinao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 22 km
Valencia Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 24 km
Bahay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 25 km
Loreto Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5300 people 26 km
Esperanza Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 28 km
Estela Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 28 km
Hinudayan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 29 km
Pintuyan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 32 km
San Francisco Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2600 people 32 km
San Ricardo Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 33 km
Matas Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 34 km
Rizal Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 34 km
Himayangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 36 km
Hinunangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 36 km
Saint Bernard Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 37 km
Sunoc Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 37 km
Cadgianao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 37 km
Guinsaugon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 41 km
Surigao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village4 86000 people 43 km
Libagon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 44 km
Balite Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 46 km
Candatag Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 47 km
Triana Philippines Village5 - 48 km
Padre Burgos Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 49 km
Silago Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2200 people 50 km
Juangon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 51 km
San Isidro Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 51 km
Mak Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 53 km
Banday Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 53 km
Taog Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 54 km
Tagana-an Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4300 people 54 km
Macrohon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2800 people 55 km
Sogod Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 8100 people 55 km
Sison Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3100 people 57 km
Tigbawan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 58 km
Placer Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 10000 people 60 km
Malimono Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 61 km
Timamana Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 65 km
Maasin Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 18000 people 65 km
Kinabutan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 66 km
Masgad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 66 km
San Benito Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2300 people 67 km
Numancia Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 68 km
Sapao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2200 people 68 km
Payanasa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 69 km
Gigaquit Surigao del Norte Philippines Village4 3000 people 70 km
Alegria Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 70 km
Buaya Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 70 km
Mainit Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5400 people 70 km
Homonhon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 70 km
Bayugan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 71 km
Beilon Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 71 km
Matalom Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 4200 people 71 km
Marga Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 71 km
Inaculangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 71 km
Bato Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 9900 people 72 km
Burgos Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 72 km
Kangcohoy Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 72 km
Claver Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 5800 people 73 km
Guadalupe Southern Leyte Philippines Village5 - 73 km
Tabonoc Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 73 km
Cagosoan Pt Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 74 km
Concepcion Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2100 people 76 km
San Isidro Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 76 km
Cabugao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 76 km
Hiongas Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 78 km
Urbistondo Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 - 78 km
Pamosaingan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 78 km
Abuyog Leyte Philippines Village5 15000 people 79 km
Balocawihay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 79 km
Caridad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 80 km
Pilar Northern Mindanao Philippines Village4 2300 people 80 km
Maula Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 81 km
Dapa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 8700 people 82 km
Hindang Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 4000 people 82 km
Socorro Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 9600 people 84 km
Inopacan Leyte Philippines Village5 - 84 km
Utod Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2300 people 85 km
Libertad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 86 km
MacArthur Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2600 people 88 km
Baybay Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 17000 people 89 km
General Luna Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 89 km
Palale Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 90 km
Rizal Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 94 km
LaPaz Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 95 km
Dulag Eastern Visayas Philippines City 9900 people 97 km
Santo Niño Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 100 km
Julita Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2900 people 103 km
Kabadiangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 107 km
Dagami Eastern Visayas Philippines Village4 4300 people 115 km
Bogang Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 117 km
Lanawan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 121 km
Alegria Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5800 people 79 km
Kitcharao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 7200 people 81 km
Taganito Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 - 81 km
San Roque Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 84 km
Plaridel Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 3800 people 85 km
Montefolka Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 86 km
Magdago-oc Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 - 89 km
Tugas Philippines Village5 - 91 km
Aguining Philippines Village5 2400 people 93 km
Lagolago Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 94 km
Bonbonon Philippines Village5 - 94 km
Bañgonay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2600 people 96 km
Pitogo Philippines Village5 2300 people 97 km
Adlay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2500 people 98 km
Basiao Philippines Village5 - 98 km
Sang-an Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 100 km
Baras Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 100 km
Guiuan Eastern Visayas Philippines City 11000 people 100 km
Gigoso Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 102 km
Biabas Central Visayas Philippines Village5 2300 people 102 km
Cambuyao Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 103 km
Jagupit Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2100 people 104 km
Cagaut Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 104 km
Balangiga Eastern Visayas Philippines Village4 5500 people 105 km
Bobon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 105 km
Carrascal Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 4300 people 105 km
Paya Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 105 km
Giporlos Eastern Visayas Philippines Village4 5100 people 105 km
Mabini Central Visayas Philippines Village5 5900 people 106 km
Cogtong Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3000 people 106 km
Marabut Samar Philippines Village5 - 107 km
Ubay Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3700 people 107 km
Bacong Central Visayas Philippines Village5 2200 people 107 km
Burauen Eastern Visayas Philippines City 14000 people 107 km
Mercedes Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 107 km
Santa Margarita Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 107 km
Lawa-an Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 108 km
Cantilan Surigao del Sur Philippines Village4 9300 people 109 km
Icting Samar Philippines Village5 - 110 km
Quinapondan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 3400 people 111 km
Salcedo Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 3500 people 111 km
Canolin Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 112 km
Tubay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 7800 people 112 km
Sequinon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 112 km
Balugo Leyte Philippines Village5 6600 people 112 km
Pagahat Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 112 km
Binocyahan Samar Philippines Village5 - 112 km
Buenavista Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 113 km
Sapa Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 113 km
San Pascual Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3300 people 113 km
Tanauan Eastern Visayas Philippines City 16000 people 113 km
Alicia Central Visayas Philippines Village5 4300 people 113 km
Tangohay Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 114 km
Asgad Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 114 km
Saguisi Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 114 km
Lusod Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 115 km
Bien Unido Central Visayas Philippines Village4 5200 people 116 km
Madrid Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3000 people 116 km
Cabadbaran Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 30000 people 116 km
Osmeña Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 117 km
Guindulman Central Visayas Philippines Village5 4600 people 117 km
Puertobello Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 118 km
Matarinao Eastern Samar Philippines Village5 - 118 km
Pilar Philippines Village5 - 119 km
Palo Eastern Visayas Philippines City 17000 people 119 km
Seguinon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2100 people 119 km
Pastrana Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2700 people 120 km
General MacArthur Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 4400 people 120 km
Hubas Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 122 km
Carmen Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2800 people 122 km
San Jose Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 123 km
Bigot Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 124 km
Duero Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 124 km
Antonio Luna Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 124 km
Lanuza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 125 km
Caridad Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 125 km
Santa Fe Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2900 people 126 km
Sibahay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 126 km
Esperanza Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3100 people 126 km
Madrelino Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 126 km
Tuburan Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 126 km
Batong Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 127 km
Nouvelas Oriental Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 127 km
Magallanes Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 6500 people 127 km
Himensulan Central Visayas Philippines Village5 2300 people 127 km
Merida Eastern Visayas Philippines Village4 3500 people 128 km
Calunangan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 128 km
San Francisco Central Visayas Philippines Village5 8800 people 128 km
Tacloban Tacloban City Philippines City 180000 people 128 km
Talibon Central Visayas Philippines Village5 11000 people 128 km
Cahayagan Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 - 128 km
Canhandugan Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2000 people 129 km
Mambajao Northern Mindanao Philippines City 9900 people 129 km
Ormoc Eastern Visayas Philippines City 90000 people 129 km
Los Angeles Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4000 people 129 km
Hernani Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 2100 people 129 km
Magsaysay Misamis Oriental Philippines Village4 - 130 km
Santa Cruz Central Visayas Philippines Village5 4200 people 130 km
Basey Samar Philippines Village5 7600 people 130 km
Tolingon Eastern Visayas Philippines Village5 - 130 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)
Nonoc 4 0
Surigao SUG 6 Civ. Paved No 5000
Siargao 3 0
Maasin 100 0
Guiuan 2 Civ. Paved No 7000
Ubay 8 0
Daniel Z Romualdez TAC 2 Civ. Paved Yes 7000
Camiguin CGM 5 Civ. Paved No 4200
Butuan BXU 43 Civ. Paved No 6000
Philphos 5 0
Ormoc OMC 25 Civ. Paved No 3900
Tandag TDG 5 Civ. Paved No 4400
Mactan-Cebu International NOP 11 Civ. Paved Yes 10800
Borongan 2 0
Lahug 29 0
Tagbilaran TAG 5 Civ. Paved No 4100
Biliran Natl 89 0
Catbalogan 15 0
Dolores 2 0
Lumbia CGY 186 Civ. Paved Yes 7800
Malaybalay 625 Civ. Unpaved No 3100
Calbayog CYP 3 Civ. Paved No 4800
Bislig BPH 3 Civ. Paved No 3900
Siquijor 27 0
Dumaguete DGT 5 Civ. Paved No 6100
Maria Cristina IGN 396 Civ. Paved No 4500
Catarman CRM 2 Civ. Paved No 4400
Bacolod BCD 9 Civ. Paved Yes 6400

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Liloan Philippines
Surigao PHSUG Philippines
Malitbog Philippines
Lagome Philippines
Sogod Philippines
Maasin Philippines
Numancia Philippines
Dapa Philippines
Baybay Philippines
Guiuan Philippines
Tanauan Philippines
Guindulman Bay Philippines
Pilar Philippines
Gen Macarthur Philippines
Mambajao Philippines
Tacloban PHTAC Philippines
Merida Philippines
Ormoc Philippines
Jagna Philippines
Nasipit PHNAS Philippines
Port Bello Philippines
Nasipit PHNAS Philippines
Butuan Philippines
Isabel PHISL Philippines
Jetafe Philippines
Tandag Philippines
Odiongan Philippines
Palompon Philippines
Gingoog PHGIN Philippines
Borongan PHBGV Philippines
Carmen Philippines
Villaba Philippines
Tubigan Philippines
Talalora Philippines
Mandaue Philippines
Sogod Bay Philippines
Borbon Philippines
Cebu PHCEB Philippines
Leyte Philippines
Aras Asan Philippines
Arevalo Philippines
Calubian Philippines
Maribojoc Philippines
San Isidro Philippines
Tagbilaran PHTAG Philippines
Bogo Philippines
Catbalogan PHCTS Philippines
Tuburan Philippines
Villanueva PHVNV Philippines
Tagoloan Mis. Or / Cagayan de Or PHTGO Philippines
Sangi PHSNG Philippines
Sangi PHTLD Philippines
Sibonga Philippines
Pinamungajan Philippines
Cagayan de Oro PHCGY Philippines
Santa Fe Philippines
Lamon Anchorage Philippines
Dumanjug Philippines
Hinatuan Philippines
Carlos Philippines
Calbayog Philippines
Lazi Philippines
Bislig / Mindanao PHBPH Philippines
Cadiz Philippines
Dumaguete PHDGT Philippines
Iligan PHIGN Philippines
Inamucan Bay Philippines
Oroquieta Philippines
Bais / Dumaguete PHBAI Philippines
Baliango Philippines
Laoang Philippines
Bacolod PHBCD Philippines
Silay Philippines

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