Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 002 km N 07° E of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat) (Philippines) on Tuesday, 31 December 2019
31 Dec 20:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 01 January 2020 - 04:19 AM (PST)
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.57°N / 124.95°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Matutum (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SE of Blingkong (pop: 5,000)
7 km (4 mi) SW of Telafas (pop: 2,300)
8 km (5 mi) E of Tamnag (pop: 6,300)
84 km (52 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
90 km (56 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
92 km (57 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|01 January 2020 - 04:19 AM (PST) (31 Dec 20:19:00 UTC)||M 2.8 / 76 km||002 km N 07° E of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat) (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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.