Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 20 km south of Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on 15 February 2021 - 08:03 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 6 km depth
16 Feb 10:40 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 23 hours.
Date & time: 15 Feb 2021 12:03:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 15 February 2021 - 08:03 PM (PST)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.83°N / 125.06°E (Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SW of Bulatukan (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Makilala (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 13,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) WNW of Magsaysay (Davao) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Bagontapay (pop: 6,750) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) S of Kidapawan (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ENE of Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Digos (Davao) (pop: 116,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNE of Koronadal City (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
973 km (604 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||6 km||013 Km N 50° W of Magsaysay (Davao Del Sur), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.8, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.