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Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 39 km northwest of Sipalay, Philippines, on Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022 at 2:25 am (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 39 km northwest of Sipalay, Philippines, on Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022 at 2:25 am (GMT +8) Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 39 km northwest of Sipalay, Philippines, on Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022 at 2:25 am (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 29 km depth

28 Nov 18:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.
29 Nov 16:20: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 29.0 km (from 12.4 to 18 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 7.1 km (4.4 mi) towards NW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 28, 2022 18:25:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Nov 29, 2022 at 2:25 am (GMT +8)
Depth29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.05°N / 122.22°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Antipode10.05°S / 57.78°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoCanlaon (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities27 km (17 mi) WNW of Linaon (pop: 3,670) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Tuyum (Negros Occidental) (pop: 11,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Sipalay (pop: 24,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) W of Kabankalan (pop: 136,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) SSW of Iloilo City (pop: 387,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
86 km (53 mi) SW of Bago City (pop: 150,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
105 km (65 mi) SW of Bacolod City (pop: 454,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
524 km (326 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Negros Island (pop: 4,414,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
128 km (79 mi) SSW of Panay Island (pop: 4,307,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeFew Clouds 28.1°C (83 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
3.529 kmPhilippines: 039 Km N 36° W of City Of Sipalay (Negros Occidental)PHIVOLCS
3.520 kmPanay, PhilippinesRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Davao, Philippines (DAV/IU network) | Distance from quake: 496 km / 308 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Davao, Philippines: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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