Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Province of Lanao del Sur, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, 33 km southeast of irigan, Philippines, on 19 Jun 5:15 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Province of Lanao del Sur, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, 33 km southeast of irigan, Philippines, on 19 Jun 5:15 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

18 Jun 21:19 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
18 Jun 21:25: Now using data updates from BMKG
19 Jun 08:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7. Epicenter location corrected by 31 km (19 mi) towards SSE.
Update Fri, 18 Jun 2021, 21:30
Magnitude 4.8 earthquake strikes near Iligan City, PH.12.34, Soccsksargen, Philippines
4.8 quake 19 Jun 5:15 am (GMT +8)
4.8 quake 19 Jun 5:15 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred only 15 minutes ago 11 km north of Iligan City, Philippines, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Iligan City, PH.12.34, Soccsksargen, Philippines, early morning on Saturday 19 June 2021 at 5:15 am 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.2. A third agency, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), reported the same quake at magnitude 4.2.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Tuod (pop. 2,800) located 7 km from the epicenter, Iligan City (pop. 312,300) 11 km away, and irigan (pop. 342,600) 24 km away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Cagayan de Oro (pop. 445,100) located 29 km from the epicenter, Mantampay (pop. 265,000) 30 km away, Boroon (pop. 15,500) 33 km away, Bugo (pop. 45,800) 41 km away, Marawi City (pop. 143,600) 41 km away, and Tagoloan (pop. 30,400) 42 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jun 18, 2021 21:15:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 19 Jun 5:15 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.09°N / 124.51°E (Province of Lanao del Sur, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines)
Antipode: 8.09°S / 55.49°W
Nearest volcano: Kalatungan (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) W of Indulang (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SE of Iligan City (Soccsksargen) (pop: 312,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Marawi City (pop: 143,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ESE of Iligan (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 342,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ESE of Mantampay (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 265,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Cagayan de Oro (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 445,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Wao (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) N of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NNE of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
820 km (510 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 22.6°C (73 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 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
4.710 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
4.68 kmPhilippines: 010 Km N 21° W of Kadingilan (Bukidnon)PHIVOLCS
4.610 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
4.610 km6 Km SSE of Osias, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (6)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Barra, Misamis Oriental, Northern Mindanao (45.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Baungon Bukidnon (27.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Gusa, Cagayan de Oro City / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (CAPITAL) (42.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Cagayan de Oro City (47.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Cagayan de Oro city (40.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
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