Mag. 2.2 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 18 km southeast of Dapa, Philippines, on 28 September 2019 - 03:16 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 30 km depth
28 Sep 13:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 18 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 28 September 2019 - 03:16 AM (PST)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.64°N / 126.17°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SSE of Union (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) E of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) N of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
789 km (490 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
2 km (1 mi) NNW of Lajanosa Island --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) ESE of Hajakhak Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.2||30 km||016 km S 06° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.