Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 20 km west of Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on 19 Jun 2:41 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 20 km west of Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on 19 Jun 2:41 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 34 km depth

18 Jun 18:50 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Update Fri, 18 Jun 2021, 18:54
Moderate 4.6 quake hits near Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines
4.6 quake 19 Jun 2:41 am (GMT +8)
4.6 quake 19 Jun 2:41 am (GMT +8)
Just 13 minutes ago, a 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Kidapawan, Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines. The tremor was recorded early morning on Saturday 19 June 2021 at 2:41 am local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 34 km below the surface.
The event was filed by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.6 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 Malamote (pop. 3,100) located 6 km from the epicenter, Kabacan (pop. 31,800) 12 km away, Kidapawan (pop. 79,700) 20 km away, Buluan (pop. 28,000) 36 km away, Tacurong (pop. 54,600) 46 km away, Midsayap (pop. 32,900) 46 km away, Malingao (pop. 1,122,000) 50 km away, Budta (pop. 1,273,700) 55 km away, and Koronadal City (pop. 125,500) 59 km away.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jun 18, 2021 18:41:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 19 Jun 2:41 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.03°N / 124.91°E (Province of Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines)
Antipode: 7.03°S / 55.09°W
Nearest volcano: Apo (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Malamote (pop: 3,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SE of Kabacan (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Kidapawan (pop: 79,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NNE of Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NE of Tacurong City (pop: 54,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) ESE of Midsayap (pop: 32,900) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) N of Koronadal City (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
945 km (587 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 22.9°C (73 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from E
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 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.
4.634 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
3.716 kmPhilippines: 007 Km N 33° E of Columbio (Sultan Kudarat)PHIVOLCS
4.310 km8 Km ESE of Buliok, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

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M'lang (9.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Magpet, North Cotabato / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Kind of nervous  
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