International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis


Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 452578
Event time 2021-05-12 08:24:44 (UTC)
Local time 2021-05-12 00:24:44 - [It was morning in the affected area.]
Last update 2021-05-12 08:46:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 3.1
Depth 15 km
Class Minor
Hypocenter Shallow depth
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Location
Continent Pacific Ocean - West
Country Philippines
Administration area
Nearest settlement Luuk
Distance 5 km
Course NNE
Surface type underwater quake
Tsunami region North Pacific
Water surface name Celebes Sea



Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest volcanoes
There is no known marine port nearby.
Quick Analysis
According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.