Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 3 km northeast of Lajanosa Island, Philippines, on 29 January 2020 - 09:29 PM (PST)
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 1 km depth
29 Jan 13:40 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 29 January 2020 - 09:29 PM (PST)
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.65°N / 126.19°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SE of Union (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 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!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Tandag City (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) E of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
790 km (491 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.5||1 km||015 km S 16° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.