Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 9.5 km northwest of Cateel, Davao Oriental, Philippines, on 25 February 2021 - 07:53 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 17 km depth
25 Feb 11:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 hours.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 23:53:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 25 February 2021 - 07:53 AM (PST)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.87°N / 126.42°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) E of Boston (Davao Oriental) (pop: 2,890) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NNW of Cateel (Davao Oriental) (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Lingig (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 6,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Bislig (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) E of Monkayo (pop: 51,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) ENE of Compostela (pop: 42,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Trento (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) NE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
955 km (594 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.7||17 km||010 Km N 27° W of Cateel (Davao Oriental), 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 1.7, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.