Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - Davao del Sur, 40 km NE of Koronadal City, Philippines, Thursday, 04 Mar. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - Davao del Sur, 40 km NE of Koronadal City, Philippines, Thursday, 04 Mar. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.9 at 10 km depth

4 Mar 15:00 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 23 minutos.
Update Thu, 4 Mar 2021, 15:06
Magnitude 4.9 earthquake strikes near Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines
4.9 quake 4 Mar 10:36 pm (GMT +8)
4.9 quake 4 Mar 10:36 pm (GMT +8)
A magnitude 4.9 earthquake near Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines, was reported only 29 minutes ago by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in this part of the world. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter late at night on Thursday 4 March 2021 at 10:36 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.
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 8 km from the epicenter, Bansalan (pop. 21,400) 12 km away, Digos (pop. 116,100) 27 km away, and Kidapawan (pop. 79,700) 29 km away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Buluan (pop. 28,000) located 34 km from the epicenter, Tacurong (pop. 54,600) 48 km away, Bañga (pop. 58,900) 52 km away, Davao City (pop. 1,212,500) 66 km away, and Budta (pop. 1,273,700) 90 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 4 Mar 2021 14:36:43 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 22:36 (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.9
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 6.75°N / 125.11°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Apo (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km al OSO de Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
12 km al OSO de Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al O de Digos (pop: 116,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al S de Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
34 km al E de Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al ONO de Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
48 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!
90 km al SE de Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
983 km al SSE de Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22.2°C (72 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from SSE
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 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.
4.910 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
56.7 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
29.1 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
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