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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 19 km west of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Thursday, Mar 4, 2021 at 10:36 pm (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 19 km west of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Thursday, Mar 4, 2021 at 10:36 pm (GMT +8) Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 19 km west of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur, Philippines, on Thursday, Mar 4, 2021 at 10:36 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 17 km depth

4 Mar 14:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 4, 2021 14:36:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Mar 4, 2021 at 10:36 pm (GMT +8)
Depth17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6.73°N / 125.19°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Antipode6.73°S / 54.81°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt4 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoApo (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (3 mi) S of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
7 km (4 mi) SSW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) W of Digos (pop: 116,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) SSE of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
43 km (27 mi) E of Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) NW of Malita (pop: 41,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) SW of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) N of General Santos City (Soccsksargen) (pop: 679,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
989 km (615 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 27°C (81 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.112 km012 Km S 51° E of Magsaysay (Davao Del Sur), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake (5)

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Wañgan, Province of Davao del Sur, Davao (58.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen (32.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Koronadal / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short : It was a quick one. I wasn’t even sure it actually happened.  
Davao City (48.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Davao City / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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