Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - 012 km N 02° W of Polomolok (South Cotabato) (Philippines) on Thursday, 27 February 2020
27 Feb 16:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 0 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 27 February 2020 - 12:29 PM (PST)
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.33°N / 125.05°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Parker (119 km / 74 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NE of Palkan (pop: 3,600)
5 km (3 mi) NE of Kabalen (pop: 4,900)
10 km (6 mi) NW of Polo (pop: 2,600)
103 km (64 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
112 km (70 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
118 km (74 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|27 February 2020 - 12:29 PM (PST) (27 Feb 16:30:00 UTC)||M 2.4 / 30 km||012 km N 02° W of Polomolok (South Cotabato) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
|28 February 2020 - 12:30 AM (PST) (27 Feb 16:30:00 UTC)||M 2.4 / 30 km||012 km N 02° W of Polomolok (South Cotabato) (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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.