M 5.8 in Philippines on 12 Jul 2019 20:42 UTC
EQ parameters
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: 5.8M
Depth: 14.15 Km
Lat/Lon: 9.3336 , 126.0395
Event Date: 12 Jul 2019 20:42 UTC
13 Jul 2019 04:42 Local
Exposed Population: 2020000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us70004j9u
Inserted at: 13 Jul 2019 20:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.2 (Philippines)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0.3 0.3
us70004j9u Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap 0.43  
  C2 shakemap 0.27  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.89  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1265345 0.3 12 Jul 2019 20:42 5.8M, 11.82km 6.66 2.1 million 00:16 NEIC
1265364 0.3 12 Jul 2019 20:42 5.8M, 14.15km 6.28 2 million 1d 00:03 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 Southern Mindanao (population 4,457,000) . The nearest places are Cantilan, Carrascal, Madrid, Sapa, Carmen, Lanuza, Sibahay, Tuburan, Madrelino, Burgos, and Butuan.

Radius Population
100 km 2 million people
75 km 1.3 million people
50 km 420000 people
20 km 120000 people
10 km 31000 people
5 km no people
2 km no people

Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Southern Mindanao Philippines 4.4 million people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 3.5 million people

Affected populated places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Cantilan Surigao del Sur Philippines Village4 9300 people 8 km
Carrascal Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 4300 people 11 km
Madrid Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3000 people 11 km
Sapa Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 11 km
Carmen Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2800 people 12 km
Lanuza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 12 km
Sibahay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 12 km
Tuburan Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 14 km
Madrelino Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 - 16 km
Burgos Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 3400 people 18 km
Adlay Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2500 people 18 km
Tigao Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 2000 people 20 km
Bitaogan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village6 - 23 km
Cabangahan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village6 - 24 km
Buenavista Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2500 people 27 km
Kayogyog Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 33 km
Socorro Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 9600 people 33 km
Tandag Surigao del Sur Philippines Village5 28000 people 33 km
Taganito Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 - 34 km
Bitaugan Southern Mindanao Philippines Village6 - 35 km
Nuevo Camp Northern Mindanao Philippines Village6 - 37 km
Urbistondo Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 - 37 km
Pamosaingan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 37 km
Tago Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 6200 people 41 km
Abaga Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 41 km
Claver Surigao del Norte Philippines Village5 5800 people 44 km
Bahao Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 44 km
Somosomo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 45 km
La Paz Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2200 people 46 km
Dapa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 8700 people 47 km
Gigaquit Surigao del Norte Philippines Village4 3000 people 48 km
Cabugao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 51 km
General Luna Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 52 km
Alegria Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5800 people 53 km
Kitcharao Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 7200 people 53 km
Bañgonay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2600 people 53 km
San Roque Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2000 people 53 km
Jagupit Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2100 people 53 km
Kinabutan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 54 km
Kinaludan Northern Mindanao Philippines Village6 - 54 km
Cagwait Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 55 km
Marga Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 55 km
Libertad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 56 km
Antonio Luna Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 58 km
Tubay Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 7800 people 59 km
Los Angeles Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4000 people 59 km
Talavera Surigao del Norte Philippines Village6 - 59 km
Timamana Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 59 km
Cabadbaran Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 30000 people 60 km
Placer Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 10000 people 60 km
Pilar Northern Mindanao Philippines Village4 2300 people 60 km
Numancia Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 60 km
Mainit Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 5400 people 61 km
Magdago-oc Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 - 62 km
Ampayon Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 63 km
Caridad Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 63 km
Kangcohoy Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 63 km
Tagana-an Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 4300 people 65 km
Marihatag Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3700 people 65 km
Payanasa Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 66 km
Atga Northern Mindanao Philippines Village6 - 66 km
Magallanes Agusan del Norte Philippines Village5 6500 people 66 km
Santo Niño Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 66 km
Antipolo Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 67 km
Sison Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 3100 people 67 km
San Isidro Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 67 km
Oteiza Southern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 68 km
Taog Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 - 68 km
San Benito Northern Mindanao Philippines Village5 2300 people 69 km
Butuan Northern Mindanao Philippines City 250000 people 69 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
Tandag TDG 5 Civ. Paved No 4400 32 km
Siargao 3 0 61 km
Nonoc 4 0 72 km
Butuan BXU 43 Civ. Paved No 6000 75 km
Surigao SUG 6 Civ. Paved No 5000 77 km

Ports

Name LOCODE Country Distance
Tandag Philippines 33 km
Dapa Philippines 47 km
Aras Asan Philippines 58 km
Numancia Philippines 60 km
Butuan Philippines 69 km
Surigao PHSUG Philippines 80 km
Nasipit PHNAS Philippines 86 km
Nasipit PHNAS Philippines 87 km

More information

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