Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 090 Km S 80° E of General Santos City on 20 May 2013 - 10:13 AM (PST)
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 28 km depth
20 May 02:49 UTC: First to report: PHILVOLCS after 36 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 20 May 2013 - 10:13 AM (PST)
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.97°N / 125.97°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Balut (91 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) E of Mangili (pop: 3,020) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Lapuan (pop: 3,830) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) E of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Malita (pop: 41,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) E of Malapatan (Sarangani) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) E of Alabel (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) ESE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) E of General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SSE of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1104 km (686 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Olivan Island --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Sigaboy Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHILVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||28 km||090 km S 80° E of General Santos City||PHILVOLCS|
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