Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Sulu Sea, Philippines, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 8:58 am (GMT +8) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 2 km depth
26 Jan 01:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 26, 2022 00:58:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 8:58 am (GMT +8)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||9.95°N / 122.04°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)|
|Antipode||9.95°S / 57.96°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)|
|Nearest volcano||Canlaon (130 km / 81 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||41 km (25 mi) WNW of Bulata (Negros Occidental) (pop: 5,150) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
46 km (28 mi) WNW of Sipalay (pop: 24,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) NW of Asia (Negros Occidental) (pop: 23,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
85 km (53 mi) W of Kabankalan (pop: 136,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) W of Suay (Negros Occidental) (pop: 19,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
92 km (57 mi) W of Himamaylan (Negros Occidental) (pop: 25,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Binalbagan (pop: 38,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
96 km (59 mi) WSW of Hinigaran (pop: 39,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
128 km (79 mi) SW of Bacolod City (pop: 454,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
530 km (329 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
95 km (59 mi) W of Negros Island (pop: 4,414,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 26.7°C (80 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from ENE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||2 km||Philippines: 048 Km N 66° W of City Of Sipalay (Negros Occidental)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt 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.