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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South China Sea, 27 km southwest of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, on 03 July 2018 - 12:25 AM (PST)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South China Sea, 27 km southwest of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, on 03 July 2018 -    12:25 AM (PST) Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South China Sea, 27 km southwest of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, on 03 July 2018 -    12:25 AM (PST)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 118 km depth

3 Jul 04:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 hours.
Jul 3 05:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 123.0 to 116.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 116.0 to 118.0 km.
Date & time: Jul 2, 2018 16:25:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 03 July 2018 - 12:25 AM (PST)
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.93°N / 120.42°E (South China Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 13.93°S / 59.58°W
Nearest volcano: Mariveles (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) W of Binubusan (Batangas) (pop: 6,710) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WNW of Calatagan (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Nasugbu (pop: 62,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Balayan (Batangas) (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Balayan (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Calaca (pop: 37,400) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) S of Mariveles (pop: 84,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) WSW of Calamba (pop: 316,600) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SW of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SW of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) NW of Mindoro Island (pop: 1,331,500) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) SSW of Luzon Island (pop: 46,228,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.2118 km027 km S 53PHIVOLCS

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (7 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Aug 30, 2018 15:48
4 years ago
4.1

91 km
South China Sea, 17 km SW of Calatagan, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore
Aug 30, 2018 10:25
4 years ago
2.0

87 km
South China Sea, 23 km SW of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore
Aug 27, 2018 16:59
4 years ago
2.1

114 km
South China Sea, 22 km W of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore
Jul 15, 2018 12:45
4 years ago
3.8

125 km
South China Sea, 13 km SW of Calatagan, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore
Jul 8, 2018 13:20
4 years ago
2.5

120 km
South China Sea, 3.6 km W of Talisay, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 2018 16:25
4 years ago - felt
5.2

119 km
South China Sea, 27 km SW of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore
Jul 3, 2018 09:33
4 years ago
2.7

113 km
South China Sea, 24 km W of Nasugbu, Batangas, Calabarzon, PhilippinesMore

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