Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 21 km east of Lajanosa Island, Philippines, on 04 March 2020 - 02:32 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 23 km depth
3 Mar 18:55 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 23 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 04 March 2020 - 02:32 AM (PST)
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.6°N / 126.37°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) ESE of Union (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SE of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Burgos (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) E of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SE of Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Tandag City (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
808 km (502 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||23 km||031 km S 49° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
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