M 6.7 in Philippines on 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a high humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 6.7M
Depth: 20 Km
Event Date: 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC
Exposed Population: 9340000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC usb0007wgq
Inserted at: 02 Feb 2017 13:09 UTC

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 2.6 1 2.6
usb0007wgq Scaled population Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 earthquake Max wave realtime 0.13m  
  C2 earthquake      
  Country Vulnerability      
  INFORM_normalised      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
114698 2.7 06 Feb 2012 03:49 6.8M, 33km N/A 9.5 million 0.1m (at 01:29) 1823d 09:20 NEIC
114699 2.7 06 Feb 2012 03:49 6.8M, 46.6km N/A 9.3 million 0m (at 00:00) 1823d 09:20 NEIC
114702 2.6 06 Feb 2012 03:49 6.7M, 20km N/A 9.3 million 0.1m (at 01:30) 1823d 09:20 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.

Tsunami affected locations

Alert Date (UTC) Name Country Tsunami wave height (m)
6-Feb-2012 05:19:00 Santo_Nino Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 05:19:00 San_Carlos Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:53:38 Badian Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:53:64 Moalboal Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:55:00 Ayungon Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:53:64 Tayasan Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:07:00 Tanjay Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:07:00 Malatapay Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:53:38 Ronda Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:10:00 San_Jose Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:53:64 Dumanjug Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:08:38 Santander Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:11:64 Sibulan Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:05:64 Bais Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:05:64 Anao Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 05:23:38 Manjuyod Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:52:00 Jimalalud Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:52:00 La_Libertad Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:04:00 Aloquinsan Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:01:00 Alegria Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 03:56:64 Candugay Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:07:00 Tabon Philippines  0.1
6-Feb-2012 04:08:38 Guihulngan Philippines  0.0
6-Feb-2012 04:02:38 Calamba Philippines  0.0

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Initial conditions

Title: "eqid"

Fault parameters

  • Length: 35 km
  • Width: 9 km
  • Magnitude: 6.7 M

Okada parameters:

  • Slip: 1 m
  • Strike: 154 (geogr angle: north=0, south=180)
  • Dip: 38 degree
  • Rake: 90 degree
  • Depth: 20 km

Calculation parameters

  • Calculation space (lon/lat): 120.246, 6.964, 126.246, 12.964
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Sea Level