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Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Magsaysay, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Wednesday, Feb 17, 2021 at 1:35 pm (GMT +0) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake 14 km west of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, Feb 7, 2021 12:22 pm (GMT +8), which had occurred 10 days earlier.
Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Magsaysay, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Wednesday, Feb 17, 2021 at 1:35 pm (GMT +0) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Magsaysay, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Wednesday, Feb 17, 2021 at 1:35 pm (GMT +0)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 17 km depth

18 Feb 13:00 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 23 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeFeb 17, 2021 13:35:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Feb 17, 2021 at 1:35 pm (GMT +0)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.6
Depth17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6.76°N / 125.08°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Antipode6.76°S / 54.92°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoApo (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities11 km (7 mi) W of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Matanao (pop: 7,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) S of Makilala (Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen) (pop: 13,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (17 mi) S of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) W of Digos (pop: 116,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) E of Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) E of Tacurong City (Soccsksargen) (pop: 54,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
981 km (609 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.617 km008 Km N 82° W of Magsaysay (Davao Del Sur), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.6, 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.
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