Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 015 km N 07° W of Digos City (Davao Del Sur) (Philippines) on Thursday, 16 January 2020
16 Jan 16:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 17 January 2020 - 12:32 AM (PST)
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.9°N / 125.35°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NW of Takub (pop: 2,400)
10 km (6 mi) NW of Tuban (pop: 5,200)
10 km (6 mi) SW of Baracatan (pop: 7,300)
35 km (22 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
101 km (63 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
106 km (66 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|17 January 2020 - 12:32 AM (PST) (16 Jan 16:31:00 UTC)||M 2.1 / 23 km||015 km N 07° W of Digos City (Davao Del Sur) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
|17 January 2020 - 12:31 AM (PST) (16 Jan 16:31:00 UTC)||M 2.1 / 23 km||015 km N 07° W of Digos City (Davao Del Sur) (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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.