Terremoto moderado mag. 4.7 - Mindanao Sea, 76 km WSW of Cotabato City, Philippines, Thursday, 25 Mar. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.7 - Mindanao Sea, 76 km WSW of Cotabato City, Philippines, Thursday, 25 Mar. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.7 at 10 km depth

25 Mar 21:11 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 8 minutos.
Update Thu, 25 Mar 2021, 21:15
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.7 just reported 76 km southwest of Cotabato City, Philippines
4.7 quake 26 Mar 5:03 am (GMT +8)
4.7 quake 26 Mar 5:03 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred only 12 minutes ago 76 km southwest of Cotabato City, Philippines, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Cotabato City, PH.14.B8, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines, early morning on Friday 26 March 2021 at 5:03 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.
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 Malim (pop. 2,400) located 46 km from the epicenter, Cotabato City (pop. 179,400) 76 km away, and Parang (pop. 44,900) 83 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Muricay (pop. 132,100) located 85 km from the epicenter, Pagadian (pop. 186,900) 86 km away, Pagaluñgan (pop. 31,100) 89 km away, Budta (pop. 1,273,700) 96 km away, Maganoy (pop. 17,400) 98 km away, and Malingao (pop. 1,122,000) 99 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 25 Mar 2021 21:03:29 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Friday, 26 Mar 2021 05:03 (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.7
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 7.07°N / 123.58°E (Celebes Sea, Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Makaturing (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km al SSE de Malim (pop: 2,360) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
76 km al OSO de Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
83 km al OSO de Parang (pop: 44,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
85 km al S de Muricay (pop: 132,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
86 km al S de Pagadian (pop: 186,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
89 km al O de Pagaluñgan (Maguindanao) (pop: 31,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
96 km al O de Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
98 km al ONO de Maganoy (Maguindanao) (pop: 17,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
99 km al O de Malingao (pop: 1,122,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
885 km al SSE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
188 km al SO de Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NE
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Energía liberada estimada: 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.
RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.710 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
4.710 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

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