Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 139 km east of Butuan, Agusan Del Norte, Caraga, Philippines, on Saturday, 21 March 2020 at 12:33 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 139 km east of Butuan, Agusan Del Norte, Caraga, Philippines, on Saturday, 21 March 2020 at 12:33 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 40 km depth

21 Mar 12:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Mar 21 12:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 253.0 to 22.0 km.
Mar 21 13:09: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 22.0 to 46.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 46.0 to 40.0 km.
Date & time: 21 Mar 2020 12:33:10 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.1°N / 126.8°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (36 mi) ENE of Aras-asan (pop: 5,100)
60 km (38 mi) ENE of La Paz (pop: 2,310)
66 km (41 mi) E of Tandag (pop: 29,000)
70 km (43 mi) ESE of Burgos (pop: 3,510)
93 km (58 mi) NE of Lianga (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 13,600)
94 km (58 mi) ESE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410)
261 km (162 mi) NNE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500)
335 km (208 mi) NE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.740 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 5.010 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.321 km034 km N 86° E of Cagwait (Surigao Del Sur) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
M 4.746 km62km ENE of Cagwait, PhilippinesUSGS
M 4.823 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ

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Tandag / Light shaking (MMI IV) : was in bed and felt a horizonal movement
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