Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Mindanao Sea, 12 km southeast of Kiamba, Philippines, on 17 April 2021 - 06:22 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
17 Apr 10:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 17 April 2021 - 06:22 PM (PST)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.93°N / 124.71°E (Celebes Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Parker (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of Kling (pop: 849) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SE of Kiamba (Province of Sarangani) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Katubao (pop: 4,180) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) S of Lake Sebu (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Surallah (South Cotabato) (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SW of Polomolok (pop: 64,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WSW of General Santos City (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Bañga (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SSW of Koronadal City (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Alabel (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||16 km||011 Km S 58° E of Kiamba (Sarangani), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.