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Daily Philippine Earthquake Information from January 01, 1970 to date

Requested from PHIVOLCS by A. ASMA at 01:09 PM on Jun 07, 2022.
Purpose: Thesis Study
Date of Coverage: 01/01/1970 - 06/07/2022
Tracking no: #PHIVOLCS-812330757019

ASMA 01:09 PM, Jun 07, 2022

Dear Sir/Ma’am,

I am a student at Graduate School Studies at Polytechnic University of the Philippines, my thesis study is regarding the behavior of earthquake activities in the Philippines.

Relative to this, I would like to request your good office to please provide me the data of daily Philippine earthquake information from January 01, 1970 to date with the following attributes:

a)	Date-Time (Philippine Time)
b)	Latitude 
c)	Longitude
d)	Depth (km)
e)	Magnitude 
f)	Location

Hoping for your kind consideration.

Thank you very much.


Allan B. Asma 
PUP Graduate School Student

June 7, 2022



Thank you for your request dated Jun 07, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Daily Philippine Earthquake Information from January 01, 1970 to date.

Response to your request

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance we would need for you to resubmit your request (for recorded earthquakes) as this is considered part of our frontline services, also indicated in our Citizen's Charter. Please email request addressed to Renato U. Solidum, Jr., Officer-in-Charge of PHIVOLCS and send to

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