Terremoto moderado mag. 4.5 - Philippines Sea, 152 km ENE of Sorsogon, Bicol, Philippines, Thursday, 06 May. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.5 - Philippines Sea, 152 km ENE of Sorsogon, Bicol, Philippines, Thursday, 06 May. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.5 at 32 km depth

6 May 04:47 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 18 minutos.
Update Thu, 6 May 2021, 04:51
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.5 just reported 95 km southeast of Gigmoto, Philippines
4.5 quake 6 May 12:29 pm (GMT +8)
4.5 quake 6 May 12:29 pm (GMT +8)
Just 22 minutes ago, a 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Gigmoto, Catanduanes, Bicol, Philippines. The tremor was recorded around noon on Thursday 6 May 2021 at 12:29 pm local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 32 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the first seismological agency to report it.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Gigmoto (pop. 3,300) located 95 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 6 May 2021 04:29:24 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 6 May 12:29 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.5
Profundidad: 32.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 13.59°N / 125.25°E (Philippines Sea, Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Pocdol Mountains (152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km al ESE de Gigmoto (pop: 3,260) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
138 km al NNE de Catarmán (pop: 47,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
152 km al ENE de Sorsogon (pop: 82,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
166 km al E de Tabaco (pop: 57,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
171 km al ENE de Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
184 km al NNE de Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
194 km al E de Polangui (pop: 77,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
199 km al E de Libon (pop: 68,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
200 km al E de Iriga City (pop: 94,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
474 km al ESE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
228 km al NE de Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.5°C (83 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from ENE
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Energía liberada estimada: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 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.
4.610 km91 Km ESE of Gigmoto, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Hollister ca / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Santa Rosa (458.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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