A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Sangay in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 123.9929° East, 6.3068° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/21 / 2021-02-24 22:57:23 / February 24, 2021 @ 10:57 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000demj. Id of event: us7000demj. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:57:23 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lambo, Tantangan, Gansing (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Bañga (c. 58 900 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Tacurong (c. 54 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Isulan (c. 31 700 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Surallah (c. 31 100 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Sebu (c. 21 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Laguilayan (c. 17 800 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 16 km SSW of Sangay, Philippines.
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