Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 001 Km S 34 on 05 June 2018 - 05:19 PM (PST)
Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 19 km depth
5 Jun 11:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 1 hour and 46 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 05 June 2018 - 05:19 PM (PST)
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.24°N / 123.28°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cuernos de Negros (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of Bacong (Negros Oriental) (pop: 5,090)
8 km (5 mi) SSW of Dumaguete (pop: 113,500)
9 km (6 mi) NNE of Maayong Tubig (Negros Oriental) (pop: 4,920)
20 km (12 mi) NE of Mayabon (Negros Oriental) (pop: 6,520)
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Santander Poblacion (pop: 2,540)
26 km (16 mi) W of Siquijor (pop: 10,300)
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Tanjay (pop: 39,200)
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Kabankalan (pop: 136,500)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.3||19 km||001 km S 34||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.