Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 26 km southwest of Kabankalan, Philippines, on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 26 km southwest of Kabankalan, Philippines, on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8) Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 26 km southwest of Kabankalan, Philippines, on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 16 km depth

13 May 15:55 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 13, 2022 15:44:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, May 13, 2022 at 11:44 pm (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.7
Depth16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude9.82°N / 122.64°E (Province of Negros Occidental, Western Visayas, Philippines)
Antipode9.82°S / 57.36°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoCanlaon (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (1 mi) SSW of Caningay (Negros Occidental) (pop: 3,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) SW of Tabu (Negros Occidental) (pop: 6,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) S of Guiljungan (Negros Occidental) (pop: 14,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) SW of Kabankalan (pop: 136,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Sipalay (pop: 24,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) NNE of Asia (Negros Occidental) (pop: 23,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) SW of Suay (Negros Occidental) (pop: 19,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) SW of Himamaylan (Negros Occidental) (pop: 25,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Binalbagan (pop: 38,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
562 km (349 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeModerate Rain 25.5°C (78 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from SW
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.716 kmPhilippines: 001 Km S 32° W of Candoni (Negros Occidental)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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