Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 003 km S 09° E of Taal (Batangas) (Philippines) on Monday, 13 January 2020
13 Jan 19:55 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 14 January 2020 - 03:43 AM (PST)
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.85°N / 120.93°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Panay (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) W of San Jose (pop: 2,300)
3 km (2 mi) SE of Taal (pop: 39,700)
7 km (4 mi) NW of Inicbulan (pop: 2,600)
84 km (52 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
89 km (55 mi) S of Caloocan City (pop: 1,500,000)
90 km (56 mi) S of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|14 January 2020 - 03:43 AM (PST) (13 Jan 19:43:00 UTC)||M 2.7 / 8 km||003 km S 09° E of Taal (Batangas) (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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.