Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 012 km N 58° W of Jose Abad Santos (Davao Occidental) (Philippines) on Wednesday, 8 April 2020
9 Apr 15:15 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 22 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 09 April 2020 - 01:20 AM (PST)
Depth: 79.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.94°N / 125.52°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Balut (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) W of Caburan (pop: 12,600)
15 km (10 mi) W of Culaman (pop: 3,500)
19 km (12 mi) SW of Mangili (pop: 3,000)
126 km (79 mi) S of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
178 km (111 mi) SE of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
184 km (115 mi) SE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|09 April 2020 - 01:20 AM (PST) (8 Apr 17:20:00 UTC)||M 1.6 / 79 km||012 km N 58° W of Jose Abad Santos (Davao Occidental) (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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.