Sismo leggero mag. 4.5 - Philippines Sea, 6.9 km a nord est da Malita, Davao Occidental, Filippine, venerdí, 23 aprile 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.5 - Philippines Sea, 6.9 km a nord est da Malita, Davao Occidental, Filippine, venerdí, 23 aprile 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.5 at 206 km depth

23 Apr 12:15 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 6 minuti.
23 Apr 12:20: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.6 a 4.5.
Update Fri, 23 Apr 2021, 12:21
Magnitude 4.5 earthquake strikes near Malita, Davao Occidental, Davao, Philippines
4.5 quake 23 Apr 8:09 pm (GMT +8)
4.5 quake 23 Apr 8:09 pm (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 occurred in the evening on Friday 23 April 2021 at 8:09 pm local time near Malita, Davao Occidental, Davao, Philippines, as reported by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency.
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at an intermediate to considerable depth of 206 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.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.6 earthquake.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Malita (pop. 41,100, 7 km away), Santa Maria (pop. 16,800, 21 km away), Digos (pop. 116,100, 44 km away), Maluñgun (pop. 52,200, 45 km away), Alabel (pop. 43,300, 56 km away), Lupon (pop. 27,200, 63 km away), General Santos City (pop. 679,600, 65 km away), Davao City (pop. 1,212,500, 67 km away), Samal (pop. 43,500, 68 km away), and Polomolok (pop. 64,000, 69 km away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 23 Apr 2021 12:09:12 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Friday, 23 Apr 2021 20:09 (GMT +8)
Magnitudine: 4.5
Profondità: 206.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 6.47°N / 125.64°E (Philippines Sea, Filippine)
Vulcano più vicino: Matutum (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km NNE da Malita (pop: 41,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
21 km ESE da Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
44 km SE da Digos (pop: 116,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
45 km ENE da Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
56 km NE da Alabel (pop: 43,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
63 km SO da Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
65 km NE da General Santos City (pop: 679,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
67 km S da Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km S da Samal (pop: 43,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
69 km ENE da Polomolok (pop: 64,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
184 km SSE da Mindanao Island (pop: 25,537,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WSW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 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.
4.5206 kmMindanao, PhilippinesBMKG
4.3220 km16 Km NE of Tubalan, PhilippinesUSGS

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