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Weak mag. 1.9 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 45 km southwest of Iloilo City, Western Visayas, Philippines, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 1.9 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 45 km southwest of Iloilo City, Western Visayas, Philippines, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT +8) Weak mag. 1.9 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 45 km southwest of Iloilo City, Western Visayas, Philippines, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 1 km depth

29 Nov 19:15 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 minutes.
30 Nov 14:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 1.0 km (from 1.2 to 0.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 5.9 km (3.7 mi) towards WSW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 29, 2022 19:06:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:06 am (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude1.9
Depth1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.35°N / 122.35°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Antipode10.35°S / 57.65°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoCanlaon (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities19 km (12 mi) WSW of La Paz (pop: 2,020) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SW of Nueva Valencia (pop: 2,680) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Miagao (Iloilo) (pop: 8,880) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (23 mi) S of Tigbauan (Iloilo) (pop: 12,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Oton (pop: 14,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Iloilo City (pop: 387,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Pulupandan (Negros Occidental) (pop: 27,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
496 km (308 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) NW of Negros Island (pop: 4,414,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
92 km (57 mi) S of Panay Island (pop: 4,307,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 27.4°C (81 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) | 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
1.91 kmPhilippines: 028 Km S 47° W of Nueva Valencia (Guimaras)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.9, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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