Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 4.5 km northeast of Buluan, Philippines, on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 4.5 km northeast of Buluan, Philippines, on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 28 km depth

20 Oct 12:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 20, 2021 12:14:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.75°N / 124.83°E (Province of Maguindanao, Mindanao Musulman, Philippines)
Antipode: 6.75°S / 55.17°W
Nearest volcano: Matutum (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Datu Paglas (pop: 3,850) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) NE of Buluan (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat) (pop: 13,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Tacurong City (Soccsksargen) (pop: 54,600) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of Koronadal (Soccsksargen) (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) ENE of Isulan (Sultan Kudarat, Soccsksargen) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of Banga (Soccsksargen) (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Malingao (Soccsksargen) (pop: 1,122,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SE of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
969 km (602 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Heavy Intensity Rain 24.4°C (76 F), humidity: 91%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from SE
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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2.328 kmPhilippines: 005 Km N 86° W of Datu Paglas (Maguindanao)PHIVOLCS

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