Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 9.9 km west of Mahayag, Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines, on 01 February 2021 - 11:34 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 6 km depth
2 Feb 12:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 hours.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2021 15:34:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 01 February 2021 - 11:34 PM (PST)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.09°N / 123.36°E (Province of Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Peninsula, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Malindang (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) S of Dumingag (Zamboanga del Sur) (pop: 6,530) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Mahayag (Zamboanga del Sur) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NE of Midsalip (pop: 4,070) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Molave (Zamboanga del Sur) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NNW of Pagadian (pop: 186,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Muricay (pop: 132,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Tangub (Misamis Occidental, Northern Mindanao) (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Dipolog City (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Iligan City (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 342,600) --> See nearby quakes!
770 km (478 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||6 km||008 Km S 07° E of Dumingag (Zamboanga Del Sur), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.