Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 001 km N 31° E of Maasim (Sarangani) (Philippines) on Saturday, 22 February 2020
22 Feb 02:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 22 February 2020 - 09:54 AM (PST)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.87°N / 125.02°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Parker (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Maasin (pop: 5,800)
3 km (2 mi) NW of Malbang (pop: 2,400)
4 km (3 mi) NW of Kamanga (pop: 2,600)
149 km (93 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
156 km (97 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
162 km (100 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|22 February 2020 - 09:54 AM (PST) (22 Feb 01:54:00 UTC)||M 1.7 / 15 km||001 km N 31° E of Maasim (Sarangani) (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 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.