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Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8) Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Thursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 131 km depth

27 Jan 16:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 27, 2022 15:44:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jan 27, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.7
Depth131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude6.05°N / 125.79°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode6.05°S / 54.21°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoMatutum (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities13 km (8 mi) SE of Calian (pop: 3,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Mangili (pop: 3,020) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (14 mi) NE of Caburan (Davao del Sur) (pop: 12,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Malita (pop: 41,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) E of Alabel (pop: 43,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) E of Malapatan (Sarangani) (pop: 19,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (38 mi) ESE of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Santa Maria (pop: 16,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) E of General Santos City (pop: 679,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
70 km (43 mi) ENE of Glan (Sarangani) (pop: 24,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 27.1°C (81 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNE
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.7131 kmPhilippines: 019 Km S 32° E of Don Marcelino (Davao Occidental)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.7, 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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