Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 45 km southwest of Valencia City, Bukidnon, Northern Mindanao, Philippines, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 6:51 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 45 km southwest of Valencia City, Bukidnon, Northern Mindanao, Philippines, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 6:51 am (GMT +8)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.0 at 117 km depth

28 Feb 23:00 UTC: Premier à signaler: BMKG après 9 minutes.
28 Feb 23:05: Profondeur recalculée de 103.0 à 140.0 km (de 64 à 87 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 24 km (15 mi) au NNE.
1 Mar 06:35: Profondeur recalculée de 140.0 à 117.0 km (de 87 à 73 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 8 km (5 mi) au ENE.
Update Sun, 28 Feb 2021, 23:06
Moderate yet deep 5.0 quake hits near Malingao, Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines
5.0 quake 1 Mar 6:51 am (GMT +8)
5.0 quake 1 Mar 6:51 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred early morning on Monday 1 March 2021 at 6:51 am local time near Malingao, Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, as reported by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency.
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at an intermediate depth of 140 km. The strength of the earthquake may have been tempered by its relative great depth below the surface, which makes it feel weaker in absolute terms. 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.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Osias (pop. 3,200) located 8 km from the epicenter, Kabacan (pop. 31,800) 47 km away, Midsayap (pop. 32,900) 50 km away, Valencia City (pop. 83,600) 51 km away, Budta (pop. 1,273,700) 56 km away, Malingao (pop. 1,122,000) 57 km away, Kidapawan (pop. 79,700) 65 km away, Iligan City (pop. 312,300) 93 km away, and Koronadal City (pop. 125,500) 114 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 28 Feb 2021 22:51:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: lundi, 1 mars 2021 06:51 (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 117.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.55°N / 124.9°E (Province of Bukidnon, Mindanao du Nord, Philippines)
Volcan le plus près: Latukan (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km S de Kadingilan (Bukidnon) (pop: 7,020) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
19 km SO de Don Carlos (Bukidnon) (pop: 20,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km SSO de Maramag (Bukidnon) (pop: 33,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
30 km ESE de Wao (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 17,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
30 km SO de Quezon (pop: 27,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
36 km SSO de Dologon (Bukidnon) (pop: 15,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
45 km SSO de Valencia (pop: 83,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
64 km NE de Budta (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 1,273,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
64 km NE de Malingao (Soccsksargen) (pop: 1,122,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
893 km SSE de Manille (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 24°C (75 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from NE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
5.0117 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
4.88 km007 Km S 28° W of Columbio (Sultan Kudarat), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
4.820 kmMINDANAO, PHILIPPINESEMSC
4.512 kmMindanao, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (9)

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Koronadal City / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Felt a fee weak shake then one strong jolt | 4 users found this interesting.  
Koronadal / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Woke everyone up. | 3 users found this interesting.  
832.7 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
88.5 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
142.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
94.1 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
854.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Koronadal City / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Felt a fee weak shake then one strong jolt  
Koronadal City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 06 Apr 2021 19:21 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 26 Mar 2021 17:52 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 23 Mar 2021 09:46 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 14 Mar 2021 07:52 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details
  • 14 Mar 2021 03:27 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    4 km (2.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | PHIVOLCS | Details

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