Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - Philippines Sea, 45 km SE of Tandag City, Philippines, Tuesday, 01 Jun. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - Philippines Sea, 45 km SE of Tandag City, Philippines, Tuesday, 01 Jun. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.3 at 22 km depth

1 Jun 22:15 UTC: Primero en informar: PHIVOLCS después de 16 minutos.
1 Jun 22:55: Magnitud recalculada de 4.2 a 4.3. Profundidad recalculada de 29.0 a 23.0 km (de 18 a 14.3 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.2 km (1.4 mi) al N.
2 Jun 07:10: Profundidad recalculada de 23.0 a 22.0 km (de 14.3 a 13.7 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.6 km (1 mi) al NO.
Update Tue, 1 Jun 2021, 22:21
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 48 km southeast of Tandag City, Philippines
4.2 quake 2 Jun 5:59 am (GMT +8)
4.2 quake 2 Jun 5:59 am (GMT +8)
A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported early morning near Tandag City, Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines.
According to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), the quake hit on Wednesday 2 June 2021 at 5:59 am local time at a shallow depth of 29 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.2 as well.
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 Marihatag (pop. 3,800) located 20 km from the epicenter, and Aras-asan (pop. 5,100) 24 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Lianga (pop. 13,600) located 43 km from the epicenter, Tandag City (pop. 29,000) 48 km away, Bislig City (pop. 67,600) 61 km away, San Francisco (pop. 18,500) 62 km away, Bah-Bah (pop. 28,600) 63 km away, Bayugan (pop. 40,600) 77 km away, and Butuan (pop. 309,700) 104 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 1 Jun 2021 21:59:00 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Wednesday, 2 Jun 2021 05:59 (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.3
Profundidad: 22.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 8.77°N / 126.46°E (Philippines Sea, Filipinas)
Volcán mas cercano: Paco (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km al ESE de Marihatag (pop: 3,830) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
43 km al ENE de Lianga (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 13,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al SE de Tandag City (pop: 29,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al NE de Barobo (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,890) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
62 km al ENE de San Francisco (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 18,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
63 km al ENE de Bah-Bah (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 28,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
64 km al NNE de Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
76 km al E de Bayugan (pop: 40,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
103 km al E de Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
881 km al SE de Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
182 km al ENE de Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.6°C (80 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SW
Fuente primaria de datos: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) Más 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
4.322 kmPhilippines: 018 Km S 80° E of Marihatag (Surigao Del Sur)PHIVOLCS
4.229 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
unknownn/aNear Tandag City, Caraga, PhilippinesVolcanoDiscovery
4.9108 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Tago, Surigao del Sur, Caraga (37.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
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