Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 010 km N 38° W of Kiamba (Sarangani) (Philippines) on Thursday, 23 April 2020
23 Apr 04:00 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 23 April 2020 - 11:50 AM (PST)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.06°N / 124.57°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Parker (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) NW of Nalus (pop: 3,900)
8 km (5 mi) NW of Buadtasan (pop: 2,200)
8 km (5 mi) NE of Maitum (pop: 8,500)
123 km (76 mi) S of Malingao (pop: 1,122,000)
128 km (80 mi) S of Budta (pop: 1,273,700)
161 km (100 mi) SW of Davao (pop: 1,212,500)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|23 April 2020 - 11:50 AM (PST) (23 Apr 03:50:00 UTC)||M 2.0 / 17 km||010 km N 38° W of Kiamba (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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.