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
Lat/Lon: 9.964 , 123.246
Event Date: 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC
06 Feb 2012 11:49 Local
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 (vector) n.a Max wave scenario 0m  
  C1 earthquake n.a Max wave realtime 0.13m  
  C2 earthquake n.a      
  Country Vulnerability n.a      
  INFORM_normalised n.a      
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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 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 , Region of Central Visayas (population 4,593,000) . The nearest places are Jimalalud, La Libertad, Tayasan, Apanangon, Ayungon, Moalboal, Guihulngan, Ronda, Cantaup, Badian, and Panglao.

Radius Population
100 km 9.3 million people
75 km 4.1 million people
50 km 1.8 million people
20 km 170000 people
10 km 21000 people
5 km <1000 people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Central Visayas Philippines 4.5 million people
Western Visayas Philippines 5.3 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Jimalalud Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3100 people 6 km
La Libertad Central Visayas Philippines Village5 5500 people 7 km
Tayasan Negros Oriental Philippines Village5 - 9 km
Apanangon Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 16 km
Ayungon Negros Oriental Philippines Village5 - 16 km
Moalboal Central Visayas Philippines Village5 6800 people 17 km
Guihulngan Central Visayas Philippines Village4 22000 people 18 km
Ronda Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 19 km
Cantaup Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 20 km
Badian Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3500 people 20 km
Villegas Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 22 km
Dumanjug Central Visayas Philippines Village4 3500 people 23 km
Calamba Central Visayas Philippines City 2600 people 24 km
Bantayan Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 27 km
Alegria Central Visayas Philippines Village5 2400 people 29 km
Basak Central Visayas Philippines Village4 3600 people 30 km
Cansiguin Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 31 km
Kabolijan Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 33 km
Cabanbaan Western Visayas Philippines Village6 - 33 km
Manjuyod Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 33 km
Candugay Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 34 km
Balwang Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 36 km
Sayao Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 36 km
Mampahubug Western Visayas Philippines Village4 - 36 km
Dalaguete Cebu Philippines Village5 7900 people 38 km
Isabella Western Visayas Philippines Village4 - 38 km
Magallon Cadre Western Visayas Philippines Village4 3500 people 39 km
Bagtic Central Visayas Philippines Village6 3700 people 40 km
Camangcamang Western Visayas Philippines Village4 4000 people 40 km
Argao Central Visayas Philippines City 6000 people 41 km
Nanas Western Visayas Philippines Village5 - 41 km
Banban Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 41 km
Anao Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 41 km
Tabon Central Visayas Philippines Village4 2800 people 42 km
Napo Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 42 km
Bais Central Visayas Philippines Village4 64000 people 43 km
Himamaylan Western Visayas Philippines Village4 24000 people 44 km
Aloquinsan Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 44 km
Boljoon Central Visayas Philippines Village5 3200 people 44 km
Lupni Western Visayas Philippines Village5 - 45 km
Abis Central Visayas Philippines Village6 2500 people 45 km
Carcar Central Visayas Philippines Village4 40000 people 46 km
Binicuil Western Visayas Philippines Village4 - 47 km
Aguisan Western Visayas Philippines Village4 11000 people 47 km
Mansalanao Western Visayas Philippines Village6 - 47 km
Kabankalan Western Visayas Philippines City 130000 people 47 km
Malatapay Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 48 km
Binalbagan Western Visayas Philippines Village4 38000 people 49 km
Tanjay Central Visayas Philippines City 39000 people 50 km
Ana Maria Hacienda Western Visayas Philippines Village6 - 50 km
Mansangaban Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 51 km
Calapayan Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 51 km
Mananga Western Visayas Philippines Village6 - 52 km
Ilog Negros Occidental Philippines Village5 6600 people 53 km
Alo Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 54 km
Hinigaran Negros Occidental Philippines Village4 39000 people 55 km
Dancalan Western Visayas Philippines Village5 9700 people 55 km
Codcod Western Visayas Philippines Village6 12000 people 56 km
Pamplona Central Visayas Philippines Village4 11000 people 56 km
Santo NiƱo Western Visayas Philippines Village4 - 57 km
Cancilayan Western Visayas Philippines Village6 - 57 km
Looc Bohol Philippines Village5 - 58 km
Sagumayon Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 59 km
San Jose Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 61 km
Santander Central Visayas Philippines Village5 2500 people 61 km
San Carlos Western Visayas Philippines Village4 60000 people 61 km
Pontevedra Western Visayas Philippines Village5 7700 people 61 km
Catugasan Western Visayas Philippines Village6 - 61 km
Awihao Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 62 km
Abaca Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 62 km
La Carlota Western Visayas Philippines Village4 40000 people 62 km
Amio Central Visayas Philippines Village6 2300 people 63 km
Loon Central Visayas Philippines Village5 9300 people 63 km
Ma-ao Barrio Western Visayas Philippines Village5 - 64 km
Lomboy Bohol Philippines Village5 - 64 km
Song-on Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 65 km
Sibulan Central Visayas Philippines Village5 28000 people 67 km
Caningay Western Visayas Philippines Village5 3200 people 68 km
Cauayan Negros Occidental Philippines Village5 8700 people 68 km
Abuanan Western Visayas Philippines Village5 - 68 km
Nagtuang Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 69 km
Talisay Central Visayas Philippines Village5 - 69 km
Cambanuc Central Visayas Philippines Village6 - 70 km
Panglao Central Visayas Philippines Village5 6700 people 70 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft) Distance
Dumaguete DGT 5 Civ. Paved No 6100 70 km
Tagbilaran TAG 5 Civ. Paved No 4100 74 km
Bacolod BCD 9 Civ. Paved Yes 6400 83 km
Lahug 29 0 83 km
Siquijor 27 0 87 km
Basay Cdcp 101 0 88 km
Mactan-Cebu International NOP 11 Civ. Paved Yes 10800 89 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Dumanjug Philippines 24 km
Sibonga Philippines 41 km
Bais / Dumaguete PHBAI Philippines 44 km
Pinamungajan Philippines 50 km
San Sebastian Philippines 55 km
Carlos Philippines 60 km
Sangi PHTLD Philippines 62 km
Sangi PHSNG Philippines 64 km
Maribojoc Philippines 70 km
Dumaguete PHDGT Philippines 73 km
Tagbilaran PHTAG Philippines 75 km
Tubigan Philippines 79 km
Cebu PHCEB Philippines 79 km
Pulupandan PHPUL Philippines 79 km
Tolong / Dumaguete PHTLG Philippines 80 km
Bayawan Philippines 83 km
Bacolod PHBCD Philippines 85 km
Mandaue Philippines 86 km
Silay Philippines 97 km

More information

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