Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 16 km WSW of Bansalan, Philippines, on 30 October 2020 - 04:53 AM (PST)

Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 16 km WSW of Bansalan, Philippines, on 30 October 2020 - 04:53 AM (PST) Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 16 km WSW of Bansalan, Philippines, on 30 October 2020 - 04:53 AM (PST)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 3 km depth

29 Oct 21:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 minutes.
30 Oct 19:55: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 23.0 to 3.0 km (from 14.3 to 1.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 7.8 km (4.9 mi) towards NW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 29, 2020 20:53:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter30 October 2020 - 04:53 AM (PST)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.2
Depth3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6.73°N / 125.08°E (Province of Davao del Sur, Davao, Philippines)
Antipode6.73°S / 54.92°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoMatutum (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities12 km (8 mi) WSW of Magsaysay (pop: 16,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Bansalan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 21,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) WNW of Matanao (pop: 7,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) W of Guihing Proper (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) W of Digos (pop: 116,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) E of Buluan (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) (pop: 28,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) S of Kidapawan (Soccsksargen) (pop: 79,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) NE of Banga (Soccsksargen) (pop: 58,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
70 km (44 mi) WSW of Central (pop: 1,212,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
984 km (611 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 22.6°C (73 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from W
Estimated seismic energy released4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.23 km010 Km S 69° W of Matanao (Davao Del Sur), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
3.223 km37 Km ENE of Koronadal, PhilippinesEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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KIdapawan City / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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