Terremoto moderado mag. 4.7 - Philippine Sea, 65 km NE of Dapa, Philippines, 15 Apr 12:39 am (GMT +8) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.7 - Philippine Sea, 65 km NE of Dapa, Philippines, 15 Apr 12:39 am (GMT +8)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.7 at 6 km depth

14 Apr 17:07 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 28 minutos.
Update Wed, 14 Apr 2021, 17:12
Moderate magnitude 4.7 quake hits 65 km northeast of Dapa, Philippines after midnight
4.7 quake 15 Apr 12:39 am (GMT +8)
4.7 quake 15 Apr 12:39 am (GMT +8)
Just 33 minutes ago, a 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck near Dapa, Surigao del Norte, Caraga, Philippines. The tremor was recorded after midnight on Thursday 15 April 2021 at 12:39 am local time, at a very shallow depth of 6 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the first seismological agency to report it.
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 Pilar (pop. 2,400) located 54 km from the epicenter, Santa Monica (pop. 2,300) 55 km away, San Benito (pop. 2,300) 59 km away, Union (pop. 2,400) 60 km away, Dapa (pop. 8,800) 65 km away, Libas (pop. 3,400) 65 km away, Del Carmen (pop. 4,300) 67 km away, and Socorro (pop. 9,700) 82 km away.
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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 14 Apr 2021 16:39:23 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 15 Apr 12:39 am (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.7
Prof.: 6.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 10.1°N / 126.53°E (Philippine Sea, Filipinas)
Antipode: 10.1°S / 53.47°W
Volcán mas cercano: Paco (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km al ENE de Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
55 km al E de Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
65 km al NE de Dapa de Siargao (pop: 8,820) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al ENE de Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
82 km al NE de Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
96 km al ENE de Cagdianao (pop: 2,680) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
99 km al NNE de Cortes (pop: 3,030) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
119 km al ENE de Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
168 km al NE de Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
784 km al SE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
202 km al ESE de Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
288 km al NE de Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
261 km al SE de Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from N
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 MWh, equivalente a 169 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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4.78 km061 Km N 86° E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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