Mag. 1.7 earthquake - 1.9 km east of Tampakan, Province of South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, on 16 December 2019 - 08:09 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 29 km depth
16 Dec 00:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 16 December 2019 - 08:09 AM (PST)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.49°N / 125.1°E (Province of South Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Matutum (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) E of Tampakan (pop: 9,050) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) ESE of Lambayong (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Tupi (South Cotabato) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) E of Koronadal (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) N of Polomolok (pop: 64,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NW of Maluñgun (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) ENE of Bañga (pop: 58,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of General Santos (pop: 679,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SW of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
1008 km (627 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.7||29 km||018 km S 69° E of Lutayan (Sultan Kudarat) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.