Latest earthquakes near General Santos, Soccsksargen today

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List of latest earthquakes near General Santos.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 18, 2024 12:38PM
(Manila)
M 4.1 178 km ENE
from General Santos
Jun 18, 2024 04:47AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 145 km E
from General Santos
Jun 18, 2024 02:05AM
(Manila)
M 3.6 262 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 18, 2024 01:20AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 172 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 17, 2024 06:30PM
(Manila)
M 3.4 176 km SE
from General Santos
Jun 17, 2024 06:47AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 298 km NE
from General Santos
Jun 17, 2024 03:44AM
(Manila)
M 3.1 199 km NNE
from General Santos
Jun 16, 2024 07:49PM
(Manila)
M 4.9 142 km S
from General Santos
Jun 16, 2024 05:57PM
(Manila)
M 3.1 120 km ENE
from General Santos
Jun 16, 2024 01:07PM
(Manila)
M 3.0 166 km SE
from General Santos
Jun 16, 2024 09:53AM
(Manila)
M 4.1 244 km SSE
from General Santos
Jun 16, 2024 12:52AM
(Manila)
M 3.7 252 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 15, 2024 11:53PM
(Manila)
M 3.2 188 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 14, 2024 10:57PM
(Manila)
M 3.5 136 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 14, 2024 10:06PM
(Manila)
M 3.2 186 km NNE
from General Santos
Jun 14, 2024 07:09PM
(Manila)
M 4.4 133 km SE
from General Santos
Jun 14, 2024 06:12AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 49 km WNW
from General Santos
Jun 14, 2024 03:44AM
(Manila)
M 4.5 104 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 13, 2024 03:17PM
(Manila)
M 3.4 263 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 13, 2024 03:00AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 215 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 13, 2024 02:02AM
(Manila)
M 3.6 157 km SSE
from General Santos
Jun 13, 2024 01:30AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 174 km ESE
from General Santos
Jun 13, 2024 01:01AM
(Manila)
M 5.8 241 km SE
from General Santos
Jun 12, 2024 09:29AM
(Manila)
M 3.2 93 km E
from General Santos
Jun 12, 2024 04:38AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 44 km WSW
from General Santos

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Recent General Santos Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near General Santos. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near General Santos and elsewhere.

General Santos Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
356 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.1
Jun 18, 2024 12:38

Average

A total of 3563 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of General Santos, Soccsksargen in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 356 earthquakes per year, or 29 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near General Santos roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near General Santos in 2019. A total of 565 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of General Santos that year. The strongest had a 6.8 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of General Santos with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of General Santos in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near General Santos during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near General Santos (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 3248 91.16%
Mag. 5 284 7.97%
Mag. 6 28 0.79%
Mag. 7 3 0.08%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near General Santos

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.1
On Aug 12, 2021 01:46.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.3
On Aug 15, 1918 20:18.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near General Santos occurred on Aug 12, 2021 01:46 local time (Asia/Manila timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.1 and struck 175 kilometers (109 mi) east-northeast of General Santos, at a depth of 55 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near General Santos in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.3 earthquake struck on Aug 15, 1918 20:18, 145 kilometers (90 mi) east-northeast of General Santos. It is the strongest earthquake near General Santos in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near General Santos, Soccsksargen in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from General Santos.

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List of strongest earthquakes near General Santos.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Aug 12, 2021 01:46AM
(Manila)
M 7.1 175 km ENE
from General Santos
Dec 29, 2018 11:39AM
(Manila)
M 7.0 195 km E
from General Santos
Jan 21, 2021 08:23PM
(Manila)
M 7.0 288 km ESE
from General Santos
Apr 29, 2017 04:23AM
(Manila)
M 6.9 69 km S
from General Santos
Dec 15, 2019 02:11PM
(Manila)
M 6.8 65 km N
from General Santos
Nov 17, 2023 04:14PM
(Manila)
M 6.7 64 km SSW
from General Santos
Jan 9, 2024 04:48AM
(Manila)
M 6.7 172 km SE
from General Santos
Dec 2, 2014 01:11PM
(Manila)
M 6.6 226 km W
from General Santos
Oct 29, 2019 09:04AM
(Manila)
M 6.6 74 km NNW
from General Santos
Oct 31, 2019 09:11AM
(Manila)
M 6.5 89 km N
from General Santos

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Nearest earthquakes from General Santos

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to General Santos, Soccsksargen. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from General Santos.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Mar 31, 2021 07:06PM
(Manila)
M 4.2 7 km NE
from General Santos
Aug 6, 2016 05:08PM
(Manila)
M 5.4 15 km E
from General Santos
Oct 15, 2016 04:52AM
(Manila)
M 4.8 17 km ESE
from General Santos
Nov 23, 2014 08:52PM
(Manila)
M 4.7 21 km ESE
from General Santos
Feb 23, 2017 11:07AM
(Manila)
M 4.5 23 km W
from General Santos
Sep 11, 2019 02:46AM
(Manila)
M 4.7 24 km E
from General Santos
Oct 27, 2015 10:32AM
(Manila)
M 4.5 24 km E
from General Santos
Jul 8, 2021 04:58AM
(Manila)
M 4.4 24 km ESE
from General Santos
Jul 3, 2018 05:59PM
(Manila)
M 5.7 24 km S
from General Santos
Mar 15, 2019 05:55PM
(Manila)
M 4.6 25 km ENE
from General Santos

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from General Santos

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near General Santos.

When was the last earthquake in General Santos, Soccsksargen?

A 4.1 magnitude earthquake hit near General Santos on the afternoon of June 18, 2024 at 12:38 local time (Asia/Manila). The center of this earthquake was located 178km east-northeast of General Santos at a depth of 33km under water in the Philippine Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near General Santos, Soccsksargen in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near General Santos, Soccsksargen?

A 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit near General Santos on the evening of August 15, 1918 at 20:18 local time (Asia/Manila). The center of this earthquake was located 145km west-southwest of General Santos at a depth of 20km under water in the Sulawesi Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near General Santos since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near General Santos, Soccsksargen?

In the past 10 years, 3563 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from General Santos. This averages to 356 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.