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Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8.6 km north of Salug, Philippines, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:10 am (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8.6 km north of Salug, Philippines, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:10 am (GMT +8) Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8.6 km north of Salug, Philippines, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:10 am (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 38 km depth

26 May 03:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 15 minutes.
27 May 01:55: Magnitude recalculated from 1.8 to 2.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 29.0 to 38.0 km (from 18 to 24 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 12 km (7.6 mi) towards N.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 26, 2022 03:10:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:10 am (GMT +8)
Depth38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude8.19°N / 122.8°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Antipode8.19°S / 57.2°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoMalindang (91 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities9 km (5 mi) NW of Caracal (pop: 2,610) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (5 mi) NNE of Salug (Zamboanga del Norte) (pop: 6,770) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Liloy (pop: 4,780) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Sindangan (Zamboanga del Norte) (pop: 5,720) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) SW of Dipolog City (pop: 93,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Pagadian City (pop: 186,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
85 km (53 mi) WNW of Muricay (pop: 132,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
740 km (460 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 28.9°C (84 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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2.038 kmPhilippines: 010 Km N 25° E of Salug (Zamboanga Del Norte)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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