Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 20 km east of Koronadal City, South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 1:06 am (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 20 km east of Koronadal City, South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 1:06 am (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 35 km depth

5 Mar 17:20 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 17:06:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 1:06 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.45°N / 125.02°E (South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Matutum (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) WNW of Lampitak (pop: 2,270) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SSW of Lambayong (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNE of Tupi (South Cotabato) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Koronadal City (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) N of Polomolok (pop: 64,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) E of Bañga (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) ENE of Surallah (South Cotabato) (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NNW of General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Tacurong (pop: 54,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 19°C (66 F), humidity: 95%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from E
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
2.735 km010 Km N 85° E of Tampakan (South Cotabato), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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