Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake 108 km northwest of Davila, Philippines
Sat, 24 Apr 2021, 03:4903:49 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Just 33 minutes ago, a 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Davila, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos, Philippines. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Saturday 24 April 2021 at 11:15 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface.
4.5 quake 24 Apr 11:15 am (GMT +8)
The event was filed by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the United States Geological Survey, which listed it as a magnitude 4.5 earthquake as well. A third agency, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), reported the same quake at magnitude 3.7.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Davila (pop. 3,500) located 108 km from the epicenter.
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Date & time: 24 Apr 11:15 am (GMT +8) local time (24 Apr 2021 03:15 GMT)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.37°N / 120.18°E (South China Sea, Philippines)
Primary data source: EMSC
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