Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 023 km S 61° E of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat) (Philippines) on Thursday, 16 January 2020
16 Jan 00:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 16 January 2020 - 08:38 AM (PST)
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.45°N / 125.14°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Matutum (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Tampakan (pop: 9,000)
10 km (6 mi) NE of Lampitak (pop: 2,300)
13 km (8 mi) SE of Lambayong (pop: 11,000)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
108 km (67 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
114 km (71 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|16 January 2020 - 08:38 AM (PST) (16 Jan 00:38:00 UTC)||M 2.5 / 35 km||023 km S 61° 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.