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: About 44000 people in MMI VII
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) 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 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 ,of Central Visayas (population 4,593,000) . The alertlevel for this event is Green

Intensity Population
44000 people
570000 people
3.3 million people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 114702 9.964/123.246 6.7 20 0 17 Oct 2016 09:50 1715d 06:01 (new episode)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Central Visayas Philippines 40000 people
Central Visayas Philippines 410000 people
Western Visayas Philippines 150000 people
Central Visayas Philippines 1.3 million people
Western Visayas Philippines 1.7 million people
Central Visayas Philippines 5.1 million people
Western Visayas Philippines 5.6 million people
Western Mindanao Philippines 960000 people
Northern Mindanao Philippines 810000 people
Eastern Visayas Philippines 1.8 million people
Central Mindanao Philippines 800000 people
Bicol Philippines 280000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Jimalalud Central Visayas Philippines Village 3100 people 6 km
La Libertad Central Visayas Philippines Village 5500 people 7 km
Tayasan Negros Oriental Philippines Village - 9 km
Ayungon Negros Oriental Philippines Village - 16 km
Moalboal Central Visayas Philippines Village 6800 people 17 km
Guihulngan Central Visayas Philippines Village 22000 people 18 km
Ronda Central Visayas Philippines Village - 19 km
Badian Central Visayas Philippines Village 3500 people 20 km
Villegas Central Visayas Philippines Village - 22 km
Dumanjug Central Visayas Philippines Village 3500 people 23 km
Calamba Central Visayas Philippines City 2600 people 24 km
Alegria Central Visayas Philippines Village 2400 people 29 km
Basak Central Visayas Philippines Village 3600 people 30 km
Isabella Western Visayas Philippines Village - 38 km
Camangcamang Western Visayas Philippines Village 4000 people 40 km
Manjuyod Central Visayas Philippines Village - 33 km
Balwang Central Visayas Philippines Village - 36 km
Sayao Central Visayas Philippines Village - 36 km
Mampahubug Western Visayas Philippines Village - 36 km
Dalaguete Cebu Philippines Village 7900 people 38 km
Magallon Cadre Western Visayas Philippines Village 3500 people 39 km
Argao Central Visayas Philippines City 6000 people 41 km
Nanas Western Visayas Philippines Village - 41 km
Tabon Central Visayas Philippines Village 2800 people 42 km
Napo Central Visayas Philippines Village - 42 km
Bais Central Visayas Philippines Village 64000 people 43 km
Himamaylan Western Visayas Philippines Village 24000 people 44 km
Aloquinsan Central Visayas Philippines Village - 44 km
Boljoon Central Visayas Philippines Village 3200 people 44 km
Lupni Western Visayas Philippines Village - 45 km
Carcar Central Visayas Philippines Village 40000 people 46 km
Binicuil Western Visayas Philippines Village - 47 km
Aguisan Western Visayas Philippines Village 11000 people 47 km
Kabankalan Western Visayas Philippines City 130000 people 47 km
Malatapay Central Visayas Philippines Village - 48 km
Binalbagan Western Visayas Philippines Village 38000 people 49 km
Tanjay Central Visayas Philippines City 39000 people 50 km
Ilog Negros Occidental Philippines Village 6600 people 53 km
Hinigaran Negros Occidental Philippines Village 39000 people 55 km
Dancalan Western Visayas Philippines Village 9700 people 55 km
Pamplona Central Visayas Philippines Village 11000 people 56 km
Santo Niño Western Visayas Philippines Village - 57 km
Looc Bohol Philippines Village - 58 km
Pontevedra Western Visayas Philippines Village 7700 people 61 km
La Carlota Western Visayas Philippines Village 40000 people 62 km
Ma-ao Barrio Western Visayas Philippines Village - 64 km
Lomboy Bohol Philippines Village - 64 km
Caningay Western Visayas Philippines Village 3200 people 68 km
Cauayan Negros Occidental Philippines Village 8700 people 68 km
Abuanan Western Visayas Philippines Village - 68 km
Talisay Central Visayas Philippines Village - 69 km
Murcia Western Visayas Philippines Village 17000 people 75 km
Guisokan Central Visayas Philippines Village - 75 km
Pulupandan Negros Occidental Philippines Village 27000 people 79 km
Sum-ag Western Visayas Philippines Village - 79 km
Santa Catalina Central Visayas Philippines Village 25000 people 81 km
Bayawan Central Visayas Philippines Village 35000 people 82 km
Bacolod Western Visayas Philippines City 440000 people 85 km
San Jose Central Visayas Philippines Village - 61 km
Santander Central Visayas Philippines Village 2500 people 61 km
San Carlos Western Visayas Philippines Village 60000 people 61 km
Loon Central Visayas Philippines Village 9300 people 63 km
Song-on Central Visayas Philippines Village - 65 km
Sibulan Central Visayas Philippines Village 28000 people 67 km
Nagtuang Central Visayas Philippines Village - 69 km
Panglao Central Visayas Philippines Village 6700 people 70 km
Dumaguete Central Visayas Philippines City 110000 people 72 km
Taloto Central Visayas Philippines Village - 74 km
Antequera Central Visayas Philippines Village - 75 km
Cortes Central Visayas Philippines Village - 75 km
Calatrava Western Visayas Philippines Village 9300 people 75 km
Tigbon Western Visayas Philippines Village - 75 km
Mambaling Central Visayas Philippines Village - 76 km
Tagbilaran Central Visayas Philippines Village 85000 people 76 km
Dauis Philippines Village 2500 people 78 km
Tubigon Central Visayas Philippines Village 11000 people 79 km
Balamban Central Visayas Philippines Village 22000 people 79 km
Bacong Central Visayas Philippines Village 5000 people 80 km
Cebu Central Visayas Philippines City 780000 people 81 km
Cankamalig Western Visayas Philippines Village - 81 km
Granada Western Visayas Philippines Village - 81 km
Baclayon Central Visayas Philippines Village - 82 km
Concepcion Western Visayas Philippines Village 8700 people 83 km
Balilihan Central Visayas Philippines Village 2900 people 83 km
Cordova Cebu Philippines Village - 84 km
Caliling Western Visayas Philippines Village 4700 people 84 km
Dauin Central Visayas Philippines Village 3200 people 86 km
Cang-alwang Central Visayas Philippines Village - 86 km
Tagbuane Central Visayas Philippines Village - 88 km
Enrique Villanueva Central Visayas Philippines Village - 88 km
Larena Central Visayas Philippines Village - 88 km
Talamban Viejo Central Visayas Philippines Village - 88 km
Toboso Western Visayas Philippines Village 12000 people 89 km
Inayauan Western Visayas Philippines Village - 89 km
Basay Central Visayas Philippines Village 4200 people 90 km
Plaridel Central Visayas Philippines Village - 90 km
Bayahayan Central Visayas Philippines Village - 91 km
Talisay Western Visayas Philippines City 76000 people 91 km
Panobolon Western Visayas Philippines Village - 92 km
Punta Engaña Lapu-Lapu City Philippines Village - 92 km
Salamanca Western Visayas Philippines Village 4900 people 92 km
Tilhaong Central Visayas Philippines Village - 92 km
Da-og Western Visayas Philippines Village - 92 km
Sevilla Central Visayas Philippines Village - 93 km
Loay Central Visayas Philippines Village - 93 km
Hinoba-an Western Visayas Philippines Village - 93 km
Sagbayan Central Visayas Philippines Village 4800 people 93 km
Taytay Central Visayas Philippines Village - 94 km
Sipalay Western Visayas Philippines Village 23000 people 95 km
Maria Central Visayas Philippines Village - 95 km
Zamboanguita Negros Oriental Philippines City 6100 people 95 km
Sambulon Western Visayas Philippines Village - 96 km
Asinan Philippines Village - 96 km
Valencia Western Visayas Philippines Village - 97 km
Maubid Central Visayas Philippines Village - 97 km
Silay Western Visayas Philippines City 82000 people 97 km
Bilar Central Visayas Philippines Village - 99 km
Campalanas Central Visayas Philippines Village - 100 km
Lopez Jaen Western Visayas Philippines Village - 100 km
Caridad Central Visayas Philippines Village - 100 km
Compostela Central Visayas Philippines Village 18000 people 100 km
Bonbonon Central Visayas Philippines Village - 101 km
Avila Western Visayas Philippines Village 2300 people 101 km
Lazi Central Visayas Philippines Village 3400 people 102 km
Siaton Central Visayas Philippines Village 7200 people 102 km
Jetafe Central Visayas Philippines Village 4400 people 102 km
Escalante Western Visayas Philippines Village 38000 people 102 km
Estado Western Visayas Philippines Village - 103 km
Fabrica Western Visayas Philippines City - 103 km
Rizal Western Visayas Philippines Village 3800 people 105 km
Jordan Western Visayas Philippines Village 8100 people 105 km
Victorias Western Visayas Philippines Village 86000 people 105 km
Saravia Western Visayas Philippines Village 18000 people 106 km
Carmen Central Visayas Philippines Village 8000 people 106 km
Cancamay Central Visayas Philippines Village - 106 km
Tuburan Central Visayas Philippines Village - 106 km
Danao Danao City Philippines City 69000 people 106 km
Caban Central Visayas Philippines Village - 107 km
Chambery Western Visayas Philippines Village 3000 people 107 km
Jaro Western Visayas Philippines Village - 107 km
Vito Western Visayas Philippines Village 6000 people 107 km
Hacienda Biac Western Visayas Philippines Village - 108 km
Dimiao Central Visayas Philippines Village - 108 km
Iloilo Iloilo City Philippines City 380000 people 110 km
Carmen Central Visayas Philippines Village 21000 people 110 km
Cadiz Western Visayas Philippines City 120000 people 110 km
Sagay Western Visayas Philippines Village 70000 people 110 km
Catapud Western Visayas Philippines Village - 111 km
Simang Central Visayas Philippines Village - 112 km
Dagohoy Central Visayas Philippines Village 2600 people 113 km
Talibon Central Visayas Philippines Village 11000 people 114 km
Mandurriao Western Visayas Philippines Village - 114 km
Cadiz Viejo Western Visayas Philippines Village - 115 km
Sierra-Bullones Central Visayas Philippines Village - 116 km
Talisay Western Visayas Philippines Village - 117 km
Jalaud Western Visayas Philippines Village 2200 people 117 km
Bigot Central Visayas Philippines Village - 117 km
Oton Western Visayas Philippines Village 14000 people 117 km

see full list


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)
Bacolod BCD 9 Civ. Paved Yes 6400
Dumaguete DGT 5 Civ. Paved No 6100
Tagbilaran TAG 5 Civ. Paved No 4100
Lahug 29 0
Siquijor 27 0
Basay Cdcp 101 0
Mactan-Cebu International NOP 11 Civ. Paved Yes 10800
Iloilo ILO 7 Civ. Paved Yes 6800
Ubay 8 0
Dipolog DPL 4 Civ. Paved No 6100
Sicogon Island ICO unknown 0
Philphos 5 0
Antique 7 Civ. Paved No 3400
Maasin 100 0
Camiguin CGM 5 Civ. Paved No 4200
Ormoc OMC 25 Civ. Paved No 3900
Roxas RXS 3 Civ. Paved No 6200
Ozamis OZC 5 Civ. Paved No 4200
Kalib0 KLO 6 Civ. Paved No 6000
Maria Cristina IGN 396 Civ. Paved No 4500

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Dumanjug Philippines
Sibonga Philippines
Bais / Dumaguete PHBAI Philippines
Pinamungajan Philippines
Sangi PHTLD Philippines
Sangi PHSNG Philippines
Pulupandan PHPUL Philippines
Tolong / Dumaguete PHTLG Philippines
Bayawan Philippines
Bacolod PHBCD Philippines
San Sebastian Philippines
Carlos Philippines
Maribojoc Philippines
Dumaguete PHDGT Philippines
Tagbilaran PHTAG Philippines
Tubigan Philippines
Cebu PHCEB Philippines
Mandaue Philippines
Silay Philippines
Jetafe Philippines
Lazi Philippines
Tuburan Philippines
Carmen Philippines
Cadiz Philippines
Cartagena / Iloilo PHCRT Philippines
Sogod Bay Philippines
Jagna Philippines
Borbon Philippines
Guindulman Bay Philippines
Santa Fe Philippines
Bogo Philippines
Pulauan Philippines
Baliango Philippines
Dipolog Philippines
Inamucan Bay Philippines
Isabel PHISL Philippines
San Jose de Buenavista PHSJI Philippines
Pilar Philippines
Palompon Philippines
Maasin Philippines
Merida Philippines
Oroquieta Philippines
Mambajao Philippines
Port Bello Philippines
Villaba Philippines
Ormoc Philippines
Baybay Philippines
Port Capiz Philippines
Jijimenez PHJNZ Philippines
Malitbog Philippines
Sogod Philippines
Arevalo Philippines
San Isidro Philippines
Leyte Philippines
Calubian Philippines
Ozamis PHOZC Philippines
Iligan PHIGN Philippines
Tanauan Philippines

More information

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