Terremoto moderato mag. 4.5 - Philippines Sea, 152 km a nord est da Sorsogon, Bicol, Filippine, giovedí, 06 maggio 2021 -
Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.5 at 32 km depth
6 May 04:47 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 18 minuti.
Update Thu, 6 May 2021, 04:51Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.5 just reported 95 km southeast of Gigmoto, Philippines
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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Data & ora: 6 May 2021 04:29:24 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro:
6 May 12:29 pm (GMT +8)
Profondità: 32.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 13.59°N / 125.25°E
Vulcano più vicino: Pocdol Mountains
(152 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:95 km ESE da Gigmoto
(pop: 3,260) --> Vedi sismi vicini138 km NNE da Catarman
(pop: 47,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini152 km ENE da Sorsogon
(pop: 82,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini166 km E da Tabaco
(pop: 57,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini171 km ENE da Legazpi
(pop: 179,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini184 km NNE da Calbayog City
(pop: 67,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini194 km E da Polangui
(pop: 77,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini199 km E da Libon
(pop: 68,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini200 km E da Iriga City
(pop: 94,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini474 km ESE da Manila
(pop: 1,600,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini228 km NE da Masbate Island
(pop: 706,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.5°C
(83 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from ENE
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC
(European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.5 x 1011
joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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.
|4.5||32 km||PHILIPPINE ISLANDS REGION, Philippines||EMSC|
|4.6||10 km||91 Km ESE of Gigmoto, Philippines||USGS|
User reports for this quake (2)
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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