Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Province of Maguindanao, 36 km north of Cotabato City, Philippines, on Friday, Jun 4, 2021 10:07 pm (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Province of Maguindanao, 36 km north of Cotabato City, Philippines, on Friday, Jun 4, 2021 10:07 pm (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 6 km depth

4 Jun 14:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 18 minutes.
5 Jun 03:20: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.0 to 6.0 km (from 8.7 to 3.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 7 km (4.3 mi) towards ENE.
Update Fri, 4 Jun 2021, 14:30
Moderate magnitude 4.2 quake hits 32 km north of Cotabato City, Philippines late at night
4.2 quake 4 Jun 10:07 pm (GMT +8)
4.2 quake 4 Jun 10:07 pm (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 23 minutes ago 32 km north of Cotabato City, Philippines, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 14 km beneath the epicenter near Cotabato City, PH.14.B8, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines, late at night on Friday 4 June 2021 at 10:07 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Barira (pop. 3,700) located 3 km from the epicenter, Parang (pop. 44,900) 16 km away, Cotabato City (pop. 179,400) 32 km away, and Budta (pop. 1,273,700) 37 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Pagaluñgan (pop. 31,100) located 42 km from the epicenter, Malingao (pop. 1,122,000) 43 km away, Midsayap (pop. 32,900) 44 km away, Wao (pop. 17,800) 45 km away, and Marawi City (pop. 143,600) 55 km away.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jun 4, 2021 14:07:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jun 4, 2021 10:07 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.53°N / 124.36°E (Province of Maguindanao, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines)
Antipode: 7.53°S / 55.64°W
Nearest volcano: Makaturing (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNW of Mataya (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNE of Parang (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NNE of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Wao (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Midsayap (Soccsksargen) (pop: 32,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Malingao (Soccsksargen) (pop: 1,122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Pagaluñgan (Maguindanao) (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Marawi City (pop: 143,600) --> See nearby quakes!
869 km (540 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 20.5°C (69 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from N
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.26 kmPhilippines: 013 Km N 59° E of Matanog (Maguindanao)PHIVOLCS
4.214 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC

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