Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 013 Km N 77 on 05 June 2018 - 06:49 PM (PST)

Mag. 3.8 earthquake  - 013 Km N 77 on 05 June 2018 - 06:49 PM (PST)

Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 2 km depth

5 Jun 11:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 7.0 km.
Jun 6 06:55: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: 5 Jun 2018 10:49:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 05 June 2018 - 06:49 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.31°N / 123.15°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cuernos de Negros (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Silab (pop: 3,300)
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Sibulan (Negros Oriental) (pop: 28,100)
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Bacong (Negros Oriental) (pop: 5,090)
18 km (11 mi) S of Pamplona (Negros Oriental) (pop: 11,800)
19 km (12 mi) NW of Maayong Tubig (Negros Oriental) (pop: 4,920)
19 km (12 mi) NE of Mantiquil (Negros Oriental) (pop: 2,280)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Cebu City (pop: 798,600)
148 km (92 mi) S of Mansilingan (pop: 454,200)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 3.82 km013 km N 77PHIVOLCS

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Valencia (12 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
west dumaguete 7 km from centre / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : 6 too 7 km from ep centre in dumaguete really clear shaking during 10 seconds i guess
17 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It shook the house, the shaking was not violent, the approx time that I recorded, 6:48pm. (reported through our app)
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