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Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 4.1 km southwest of Maasin, Philippines, on Sunday, Dec 4, 2022 at 6:09 pm (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 4.1 km southwest of Maasin, Philippines, on Sunday, Dec 4, 2022 at 6:09 pm (GMT +8) Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 4.1 km southwest of Maasin, Philippines, on Sunday, Dec 4, 2022 at 6:09 pm (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 25 km depth

4 Dec 10:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 27 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 4, 2022 10:09:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Dec 4, 2022 at 6:09 pm (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2
Depth25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.1°N / 124.83°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode10.1°S / 55.17°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoCabalian (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (3 mi) SSW of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) W of Macrohon (pop: 2,830) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Malitbog (pop: 2,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Matalom (pop: 4,340) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) SW of San Isidro (pop: 2,450) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) NE of Jagna (Bohol) (pop: 32,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
652 km (405 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) ENE of Bohol Island (pop: 1,211,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (51 mi) S of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 27.8°C (82 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ENE
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.025 kmPhilippines: 003 Km S 22° W of City Of Maasin (Southern Leyte)PHIVOLCS

Seismograms

Seismic station: Davao, Philippines (DAV/IU network) | Distance from quake: 347 km / 216 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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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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jul 12, 1911 04:07
112 years ago
7.7

15 km
303km / 189mi94 km NE of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 31, 2012 12:47
10 years ago
7.6

28 km
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Dec 15, 1989 18:43
33 years ago
7.6

24 km
286km / 178mi47 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Mar 5, 1984 03:33
39 years ago
7.3

649 km
247km / 153mi8.6 km W of Ozamiz City, PhilippinesMore
Mar 19, 1952 10:57
71 years ago
7.3

15 km
253km / 157mi119 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:34
28 years ago
7.2

21 km
233km / 145mi82 km NE of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 13, 1929 09:24
94 years ago
7.2

35 km
254km / 158mi2.8 km N of Veruela, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Oct 15, 2013 00:12
9 years ago
7.1

20 km
93km / 58mi10.9 km SE of Tubigon, Bohol, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Aug 30, 1924 03:04
98 years ago
7.1

15 km
259km / 161mi77 km E of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 18, 1991 02:37
32 years ago
7.0

24 km
227km / 141mi39 km SE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 7, 1947 18:47
76 years ago
7.0

15 km
122km / 76mi8.6 km E of Rizal, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Aug 29, 1938 15:22
84 years ago
7.0

15 km
233km / 145mi14 km NE of Cataingan, Province of Masbate, Bicol, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:09
28 years ago
6.9

20 km
231km / 143mi88 km E of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Aug 12, 1934 23:49
89 years ago
6.9

35 km
304km / 189mi50 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 31, 2012 13:27
10 years ago
6.8

13 km
234km / 146miPhilippine Sea, 146 km E of Borongan City, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 05:17
28 years ago
6.8

27 km
247km / 154mi72 km NE of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:30
28 years ago
6.8

17 km
218km / 136mi58 km E of Samar Island, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Nov 13, 1991 11:12
31 years ago
6.8

36 km
257km / 160miTigdos Island, 17 km N of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 1990 07:15
33 years ago
6.8

26 km
41km / 26mi58 km E of Bohol Island, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 18, 1980 17:14
43 years ago
6.8

54 km
212km / 132mi67 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 7, 1976 17:09
46 years ago
6.8

60 km
248km / 154miTigdos Island, 30 km N of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 6, 2012 03:49
11 years ago
6.7

11 km
178km / 111mi2.2 km N of Jimalalud, Province of Negros Oriental, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Feb 10, 1957 22:50
66 years ago
6.7

20 km
154km / 95mi38 km NE of Santa Monica, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
May 24, 1935 05:36
88 years ago
6.7

45 km
218km / 136mi14 km W of San Jose de Buan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
May 5, 1925 10:06
98 years ago
6.7

15 km
197km / 122miNegros, 3.6 km N of Nalundan, PhilippinesMore
Aug 18, 2020 00:03
2 years ago
6.6

10 km
227km / 141miPhilippine Sea, 5.4 km E of Cataingan, Province of Masbate, Bicol, PhilippinesMore
Aug 18, 2020 00:03
2 years ago
6.6

10 km
243km / 151miPhilippine Sea, 18 km N of Cataingan, Province of Masbate, Bicol, PhilippinesMore
Sep 20, 1996 04:11
26 years ago
6.6

33 km
180km / 112mi26 km SE of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 1990 07:46
33 years ago
6.6

30 km
47km / 29mi29 km E of Jagna, Bohol, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Feb 11, 1957 01:14
66 years ago
6.6

20 km
145km / 90mi17 km NE of Santa Monica, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Feb 10, 1957 22:32
66 years ago
6.6

20 km
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Feb 10, 2017 14:03
6 years ago
6.5

10 km
79km / 49miPhilippine Sea, 4.6 km N of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
Nov 18, 2003 17:14
19 years ago
6.5

35 km
223km / 139miEastern Samar, 43 km E of Samar Island, PhilippinesMore
Oct 6, 1997 12:30
25 years ago
6.5

106 km
110km / 68mi31 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Oct 25, 1990 11:01
32 years ago
6.5

44 km
268km / 167miTigdos Island, 19 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Dec 20, 1989 00:08
33 years ago
6.5

21 km
313km / 194mi58 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 6, 1987 18:40
36 years ago
6.5

14 km
154km / 96mi20 km SE of Suluan Island, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 1973 07:03
50 years ago
6.5

33 km
240km / 149miEastern Samar, 44 km NE of Samar Island, PhilippinesMore
Nov 13, 1970 14:16
52 years ago
6.5

14 km
244km / 152mi23 km SE of Masbate Island, Province of Masbate, Bicol, PhilippinesMore
Aug 18, 1957 08:37
65 years ago
6.5

20 km
254km / 158miDestacado Island, 9.3 km NE of Palanas, Province of Masbate, Bicol, PhilippinesMore
Aug 13, 1936 20:02
87 years ago
6.5

35 km
222km / 138mi10.6 km SE of Arrasasan, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 30, 1929 02:44
94 years ago
6.5

30 km
269km / 167mi92 km NE of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Dec 26, 1925 18:23
97 years ago
6.5

20 km
158km / 98mi9.5 km S of Butuan, Province of Agusan del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jul 1, 1918 06:08
105 years ago
6.5

35 km
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Apr 23, 2019 05:37
4 years ago
6.4

59 km
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Jul 6, 2017 08:03
6 years ago
6.4

10 km
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Oct 2, 1996 09:48
26 years ago
6.4

33 km
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Sep 20, 1996 00:03
26 years ago
6.4

33 km
170km / 106miLajanosa Island, 90 km E of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
May 8, 1995 18:08
28 years ago
6.4

12 km
196km / 122mi60 km E of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jul 25, 1942 06:22
81 years ago
6.4

55 km
183km / 114mi9.9 km SE of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 19, 1929 07:30
94 years ago
6.4

35 km
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Jun 13, 1929 23:00
94 years ago
6.4

35 km
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Feb 15, 2003 11:01
20 years ago
6.3

10 km
244km / 152mi57 km W of Calbayog City, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Sep 28, 1996 14:10
26 years ago
6.3

235 km
59km / 37miHajakhak Island, 31 km NW of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
Apr 24, 1991 04:57
32 years ago
6.3

14 km
240km / 149mi60 km E of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
May 18, 1987 07:27
36 years ago
6.3

16 km
208km / 129mi30 km NE of Malaybalay, Province of Bukidnon, Northern Mindanao, PhilippinesMore
Sep 15, 1997 13:05
25 years ago
6.2

51 km
299km / 186mi38 km E of Bislig City, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Dec 8, 1989 10:23
33 years ago
6.2

44 km
182km / 113mi115 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 14, 1987 05:07
36 years ago
6.2

13 km
149km / 92mi101 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 2, 2012 18:17
10 years ago
6.1

38 km
180km / 112miPhilippine Sea, 5 km E of Burgos, PhilippinesMore
Nov 7, 1996 06:10
26 years ago
6.1

33 km
169km / 105mi93 km E of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 20, 1996 12:24
26 years ago
6.1

33 km
201km / 125mi56 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 29, 1995 09:43
28 years ago
6.1

15 km
232km / 144mi66 km NE of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 15, 1991 23:02
32 years ago
6.1

71 km
112km / 70mi52 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 15, 1988 09:59
34 years ago
6.1

52 km
223km / 139mi39 km SE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 3, 1986 14:40
37 years ago
6.1

67 km
128km / 79mi83 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Oct 26, 1980 05:14
42 years ago
6.1

48 km
198km / 123mi78 km NE of Tacloban City, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Nov 8, 1970 14:58
52 years ago
6.1

40 km
209km / 130mi24 km E of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Nov 15, 2020 22:37
2 years ago
6.0

45 km
235km / 146miPhilippine Sea, 19 km SE of Marihatag, PhilippinesMore
Mar 8, 2019 15:06
4 years ago
6.0

27 km
141km / 88miPhilippine Sea, 95 km NE of Surigao City, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 2019 11:55
4 years ago
6.0

10 km
186km / 116miPhilippine Sea, 48 km E of Dapa, PhilippinesMore
Feb 8, 2019 11:55
4 years ago
6.0

10 km
184km / 115miPhilippine Sea, 51 km E of Dapa, PhilippinesMore
Nov 4, 2018 07:52
4 years ago
6.0

608 km
287km / 178mi10.5 km N of Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Peninsula, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 2015 06:43
8 years ago
6.0

67 km
128km / 79miPhilippine Sea, 22 km N of Santa Monica, PhilippinesMore
Feb 6, 2012 10:10
11 years ago
6.0

9 km
192km / 119mi0.4 km NW of Amdos, Province of Negros Oriental, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 26, 2003 14:11
20 years ago
6.0

10 km
262km / 163mi28 km SE of Masbate, Bicol, PhilippinesMore
May 23, 1998 17:44
25 years ago
6.0

658 km
250km / 155mi13 km W of Ozamiz City, PhilippinesMore
Nov 5, 1996 12:29
26 years ago
6.0

33 km
172km / 107mi25 km NE of Lajanosa Island, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jan 27, 1996 17:48
27 years ago
6.0

33 km
201km / 125mi27 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Apr 21, 1995 00:02
28 years ago
6.0

28 km
228km / 142mi90 km E of Catbalogan, Province of Samar, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Dec 15, 1989 18:53
33 years ago
6.0

33 km
262km / 163miTigdos Island, 27 km NE of Bislig City, PhilippinesMore
Aug 27, 1983 18:49
39 years ago
6.0

21 km
247km / 154mi5 km W of Bunawan, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Sep 4, 1981 11:15
41 years ago
6.0

645 km
88km / 55mi20 km NW of Bohol Island, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jun 9, 1980 13:14
43 years ago
6.0

19 km
202km / 126mi89 km NE of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
May 1, 1979 00:39
44 years ago
6.0

23 km
121km / 75mi43 km N of Butuan, Province of Agusan del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jun 16, 1978 07:57
45 years ago
6.0

139 km
298km / 185miProvince of Davao Oriental, 30 km E of Monkayo, Davao de Oro, PhilippinesMore
Aug 17, 1976 01:11
46 years ago
6.0

34 km
114km / 71mi51 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jul 1, 2019 16:59
4 years ago
5.9

545 km
121km / 75miBohol Sea, 63 km SE of Tagbilaran, Bohol, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Oct 15, 2013 08:42
9 years ago
5.9

20 km
128km / 79miPhilippine Sea, 9.3 km W of Loon, Bohol, Central Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Aug 26, 1999 01:24
23 years ago
5.9

63 km
132km / 82mi86 km NE of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Jul 5, 1994 10:09
29 years ago
5.9

29 km
65km / 41mi74 km N of Surigao City, Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Mar 26, 1990 22:47
33 years ago
5.9

39 km
127km / 79mi34 km N of Butuan, Province of Agusan del Norte, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Dec 12, 1968 05:25
54 years ago
5.9

98 km
123km / 77miKayap Island, 14 km NW of Socorro, PhilippinesMore
Apr 1, 1965 07:08
58 years ago
5.9

60 km
117km / 73miKangun Islet, 13 km W of San Benito, PhilippinesMore
Mar 16, 2012 07:58
11 years ago
5.8

18 km
88km / 55miViray Islet, 10 km NE of Dinagat, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
Aug 25, 2008 02:43
14 years ago
5.8

27 km
52km / 32mi5 km S of Hinundayan, Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Jan 6, 1995 21:59
28 years ago
5.8

32 km
179km / 111miMacangani Island, 12 km N of Tandag, PhilippinesMore
Sep 13, 1973 06:19
49 years ago
5.8

68 km
177km / 110miMacangani Island, 11 km NW of Tandag, PhilippinesMore
Jul 12, 1970 09:18
53 years ago
5.8

78 km
96km / 60mi67 km SE of Tacloban City, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, PhilippinesMore
Mar 24, 1963 09:43
60 years ago
5.8

35 km
160km / 100mi3.3 km NE of Taligaman, Province of Agusan del Sur, Caraga, PhilippinesMore
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