Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 17 km north of Koronadal, Province of South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Wednesday, Feb 17, 2021 at 9:35 pm (GMT +8)
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 27 km depth
17 Feb 13:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 15 minutes.
|Date & time||Feb 17, 2021 13:35:00 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Feb 17, 2021 at 9:35 pm (GMT +8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||6.65°N / 124.9°E (Province of Sultan Kudarat, Soccsksargen, Philippines)|
|Antipode||6.65°S / 55.1°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)|
|Nearest volcano||Matutum (36 km / 22 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||3 km (2 mi) E of Bayasong (pop: 2,990) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
4 km (2 mi) NNE of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 13,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) SE of Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) NNE of Koronadal (pop: 125,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) E of Tacurong City (pop: 54,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Banga (pop: 58,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) E of Isulan (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 31,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Surallah (South Cotabato) (pop: 31,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Kidapawan (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
983 km (611 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 23.9°C (75 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.9||27 km||008 Km S 58° W of Columbio (Sultan Kudarat), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.