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Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 27 km east of Caburan, Davao del Sur, Philippines, on 17 October 2020 - 10:01 AM (PST)

Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 27 km east of Caburan, Davao del Sur, Philippines, on 17 October 2020 - 10:01 AM (PST) Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 27 km east of Caburan, Davao del Sur, Philippines, on 17 October 2020 - 10:01 AM (PST)

Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 146 km depth

18 Oct 01:20 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 23 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 17, 2020 02:01:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter17 October 2020 - 10:01 AM (PST)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.5
Depth146.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6°N / 125.87°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode6°S / 54.13°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoMatutum (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities21 km (13 mi) E of Mangili (pop: 3,020) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (15 mi) SE of Lapuan (pop: 3,830) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) SE of Talagutong (Davao del Sur) (pop: 7,980) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Malita (pop: 41,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
64 km (40 mi) E of Malapatan (Sarangani) (pop: 19,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) E of Alabel (pop: 43,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) ESE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) SE of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) ENE of Glan (Sarangani) (pop: 24,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.5146 km029 Km S 42° E of Don Marcelino (Davao Occidental), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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