Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 16 km southwest of Kidapawan, Cotabato, Region XII, Philippines, on 27 February 2020 - 09:03 AM (PST) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 16 km southwest of Kidapawan, Cotabato, Region XII, Philippines, on 27 February 2020 - 09:03 AM (PST)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 11 km depth

27 Feb 01:15 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Feb 27 01:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 11.0 km.
Date & time: 27 Feb 2020 01:03:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 27 February 2020 - 09:03 AM (PST)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.89°N / 125°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Apo (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Bagontapay (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 6,750)
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Makilala (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 13,800)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Bialong (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 8,640)
19 km (12 mi) S of Amas (Province of Cotabato) (pop: 6,220)
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400)
29 km (18 mi) NE of Buluan (Maguindanao) (pop: 28,000)
71 km (44 mi) WSW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.311 km013 km S 55° W of Makilala (Cotabato) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
M 4.614 kmMindanao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 4.614 km11km E of Bagontapay, PhilippinesUSGS

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Kidapawan - Sudapin / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt shaking like a very large vehicle passed for about 3 seconds. Started evacuation of house but it stopped
15.6 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Municipal ground, Poblacion, Tulunan, North Cotaba / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Sudden Strong shaking about 4 seconds in my temporary office at the municipal ground of LGU-Tulunan, north cotabato, region 12, Mindanao.
42.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
LEONORA homes subdivision, isulan, sultan kudarat / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very weak shaking
51.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Matalam (Philippines, 47 km NW of epicenter) : Windows shook. No damage. No injuries. (reported through EMSC)
Kidapawan (Philippines, 22 km NE of epicenter) : It shook the whole house (reported through EMSC)
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