M 5.8 in Philippines on 12 Jul 2019 20:42 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1183340
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: About 15000 people in MMI VII
2020000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 13 Jul 2019 20:46 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.2 (Philippines)


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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.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 48 | About casualties: 9 | Last hour: 0

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Aftershock jolts North Cotabato anewTue, 16 Jul 2019 19:11:00 +0200.

MANILA, Philippines A magnitude 3 earthquake, another aftershock of the magnitude 5.6 quake that occurred on July 9, hit Makilala, North Cotabato yesterday. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the epicente
Indonesia: ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update, 08 – 14 Jul 2019Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:49:00 +0200.

REGIONAL SUMMARY: During the week, Southwest Monsoon has brought scattered showers over some areas in the northern and the equatorial ASEAN region, while drought persist in the southern part of ASEAN region. However, geophysical activities
National & World NewsTue, 16 Jul 2019 04:58:00 +0200.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (41), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),