Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 32 km east of Aras-asan, Philippines, on Sunday, 28 January 2018 at 02:30 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 28 km depth
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.78°N / 126.58°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) E of Marihatag (pop: 3,830) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Bacolod (pop: 2,170) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NE of Gamut (pop: 3,480) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NNE of Bislig (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of San Francisco (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 18,500) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ENE of Bah-Bah (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) E of Bayugan (pop: 40,600) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) E of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
889 km (553 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Pangasinan Island --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SE of Hajakhak Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||28 km||031 km S 86||PHIVOLCS|
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