M 5.1 in Philippines on 05 Jun 2020 13:38 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 1221116
Earthquake Magnitude: 5.1M
Depth: 37.59 Km
Lat/Lon: 12.6918 , 120.942
Event Date: 05 Jun 2020 13:38 UTC
05 Jun 2020 21:38 Local
Exposed Population:
1330000 people within 100km
Inserted at: 05 Jun 2020 18:10 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity : 4.2 (Philippines)


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  Earthquake GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us6000a6ih Scaled population (vector) 6.16  
  C1 earthquake 1  
  C2 earthquake 0  
  Country Vulnerability -0.18  
  INFORM_normalised 0.89  
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 2 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

Turning disasters into opportunitiesSun, 07 Jun 2020 05:21:00 +0200.

Disasters have a negative connotation as they entail loss, death, disruption, and havoc. We associate them with pictures of destruction and desolation, of houses buried deep during a landslide, or terrified people shaken by an earthquake. M
Magnitude 4.3 earthquake hits parts of Davao OccidentalFri, 05 Jun 2020 04:36:00 +0200.

MANILA, Philippines — A magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck off Sarangani, Davao Occidental on Friday morning. Information from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology showed that the tectonic earthquake was recorded 400 kilomete
Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes waters off Davao OrientalThu, 04 Jun 2020 12:37:00 +0200.

MANILA, Philippines A magnitude 6.6 earthquake was recorded at 4:50 p.m. Thursday off the waters of Davao Oriental province, according to state seismology bureau Its epicenter was located 172 kilometers southeast of Governor Genoroso. Inten

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 (39), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),