Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 28 km W of Digos, Davao del Sur, Philippines, sábado, 06 feb. 2021 -

Este terremoto probablemente fue un premonitor del terremoto M 6.0 terremoto: 14 km al oeste de Digos, Davao del Sur, Filipinas Sun, 7 Feb 2021 04:22que siguió después de 5 horas.
Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 28 km W of Digos, Davao del Sur, Philippines, sábado, 06 feb. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.8 at 20 km depth

6 Feb 23:40 UTC: Primero en informar: PHIVOLCS después de 12 minutos.
7 Feb 00:50: Profundidad recalculada de 16.0 a 20.0 km (de 9.9 a 12.4 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.5 km (1.5 mi) al ENE.
Update Sat, 6 Feb 2021, 23:45
Magnitude 4.8 earthquake strikes near Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines
4.8 quake 7 Feb 7:28 am (GMT +8)
4.8 quake 7 Feb 7:28 am (GMT +8)
A shallow magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported in the morning near Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines.
According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), the quake hit on Sunday 7 February 2021 at 7:28 am local time at a shallow depth of 16 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. 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 5.1 earthquake. A third agency, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), reported the same quake at magnitude 4.9.
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 Magsaysay (pop. 16,600) located 12 km from the epicenter, and Bansalan (pop. 21,400) 15 km away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Kidapawan (pop. 79,700) located 29 km from the epicenter, Digos (pop. 116,100) 31 km away, Buluan (pop. 28,000) 31 km away, Tacurong (pop. 54,600) 45 km away, Bañga (pop. 58,900) 49 km away, Davao City (pop. 1,212,500) 69 km away, and Budta (pop. 1,273,700) 87 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 6 Feb 2021 23:28:00 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: domingo, 7 feb 2021 07:28 (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.8
Profundidad: 20.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 6.76°N / 125.1°E (Davao del Sur, Davao, Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Apo (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km al O de Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
13 km al OSO de Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al S de Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
28 km al O de Digos (pop: 116,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
33 km al E de Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
47 km al ONO de Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
47 km al E de Tacurong (Soccsksargen) (pop: 54,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
66 km al OSO de Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
88 km al SE de Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
982 km al SSE de Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 23.3°C (74 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from SSW
Fuente primaria de datos: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Energía liberada estimada: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 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.
MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.820 km006 Km N 82° W of Magsaysay (Davao Del Sur), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
4.910 kmMindanao, PhilippinesGFZ
4.820 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
4.817 km11 Km WSW of Magsaysay, PhilippinesUSGS
5.261 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

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68.6 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Davao City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 15-20 s
54 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Angliongto Davao City Haran Restaurant having brea / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
62.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 15-20 s : Was inside my condo 6 level. No damage, but hard shaking forvard & backward and up & down. Small things falled down and small tabel and the floorfan moved. (reported through our app)  
davao city / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Koronadal (32.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Davao City, Awhag Village / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
Panabo City (90.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Home / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : It was a jolt at the start then it got weaker...  
60.6 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
61.5 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Meohao, Kidapawan City, Philippines / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I was inside the room making reports of my work when suddenly the house shook twice.  
Davao City, Obrero (68 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 5-10 s
54.4 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Isulan Sultan Kudarat (58 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating (reported through our app)
ULAS davao city / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
60.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
67.3 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Davao City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
56.4 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
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