Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 108 Km S 30° W of Sarangani (Davao Occidental), Indonesia on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 19:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 17 September 2020 - 03:33 AM (PST)
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.56°N / 124.94°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (69 mi) SW of Sarangani (pop: 7,500)
132 km (82 mi) SW of Pangyan (pop: 5,300)
136 km (84 mi) SW of Baliton (pop: 5,800)
175 km (108 mi) S of General Santos (pop: 679,600)
185 km (115 mi) S of Polomolok (pop: 64,000)
2340 km (1454 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 19:33 UTC||M 2.8 / 23 km||108 Km S 30° W of Sarangani (Davao Occidental), Indonesia||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.