Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 11 km southeast of Lajanosa Island, Philippines, on 27 February 2020 - 01:33 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 27 km depth
26 Feb 17:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 27 February 2020 - 01:33 AM (PST)
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.54°N / 126.23°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Union (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ESE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) N of Burgos (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ENE of Adlay (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) N of Tandag City (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ESE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) ENE of Cabadbaran (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
802 km (498 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||27 km||028 km S 17° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.