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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.9 km west of Malita, Davao Occidental, Philippines, on 23 April 2021 - 12:43 AM (PST) -

Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.9 km west of Malita, Davao Occidental, Philippines, on 23 April 2021 - 12:43 AM (PST) Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.9 km west of Malita, Davao Occidental, Philippines, on 23 April 2021 - 12:43 AM (PST)

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 201 km depth

22 Apr 17:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 22 minutes.
23 Apr 14:45: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 3.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 211.0 to 201.0 km (from 131 to 125 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 7 km (4.3 mi) towards WNW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeApr 22, 2021 16:43:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter23 April 2021 - 12:43 AM (PST)
Depth201.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6.43°N / 125.56°E (Davao Occidental, Davao, Philippines)
Antipode6.43°S / 54.44°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoMatutum (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities6 km (4 mi) WNW of Malita (pop: 41,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Buhangin (pop: 4,390) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) SE of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) ENE of Maluñgun (Soccsksargen) (pop: 52,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Digos (pop: 116,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) NE of Alabel (Soccsksargen) (pop: 43,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) NE of General Santos City (Soccsksargen) (pop: 679,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) ENE of Polomolok (Soccsksargen) (pop: 64,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) S of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) SW of Mati (pop: 105,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.1201 km006 Km N 68° W of Malita (Davao Occidental), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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