Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 088 Km S 69° E of General Santos City (South Cotabato) on 05 May 2013 - 02:29 PM (PST)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 141 km depth
5 May 10:46 UTC: First to report: PHILVOLCS after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 05 May 2013 - 02:29 PM (PST)
Depth: 141.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.82°N / 125.91°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Balut (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Mangili (pop: 3,020) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Malapatan (Sarangani) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) ESE of Alabel (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) E of Glan (Sarangani) (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) ESE of General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSE of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1116 km (693 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NE of Olivan Island --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) S of Sigaboy Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHILVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||141 km||088 km S 69° E of General Santos City (South Cotabato)||PHILVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.