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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 003 km N 16° W of Mabini (Batangas) (Philippines) on Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 003 km N 16° W of Mabini (Batangas) (Philippines) on Wednesday, 22 April 2020
22 Apr 03:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Apr 22 04:15: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.0 to 11.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 22 April 2020 03:19 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 22 April 2020 - 11:19 AM (PST)
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.78°N / 120.93°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Panay (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NE of Solo (pop: 3,100)
5 km (3 mi) N of Talaga (pop: 3,200)
6 km (3 mi) SW of Sinala (pop: 2,800)
92 km (57 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
97 km (60 mi) S of Caloocan City (pop: 1,500,000)
98 km (61 mi) S of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
22 April 2020 - 11:19 AM (PST) (22 Apr 03:19:00 UTC)M 4.6 / 11 km003 km N 16° W of Mabini (Batangas) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS
Wed, 22 Apr 03:19 UTCM 3.7 / 12 kmMindoro, PhilippinesEMSC
2020-04-22 11:19:57 +08:00 (22 Apr 03:19:57 UTC)M 4.5 / 10 km4km WSW of Ibaan, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (12)

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Bgy San Teodoro, Mabini, Batangas (10.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Each quake begins with a rumbling and then an upward jolt. Some topsoil eroded. Felt about 11 quakes since this morning. Mild aftershocks were also felt.
15.4 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Sitting at table with family having lunch and all felt house shake slightly. Chandlier swinging slightly also. Felt the tremor for about 15 seconds. (reported through our app)
Barangay Bolo, Bauan, Batangas (5.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Duration of less than 7 seconds.
11810.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Manghinao proper Bauan Batangas (7.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Weak shaking (reported through our app)
13.2 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
New Danglayan, Bauan, Batangas, Philippines (7.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Weak ang pag-yanig n'ya pero naramdaman namin. (reported through our app)
Lemey, Batangas / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Lipa City / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt 2 shakes between 10:40 to 11:20AM, very weak though but still scary.
Calamian, Mabini / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It's so scary, like it's the end of the world
Lipa City / not felt
Philippines, Taguig City, Central Signal / not felt : I did not felt it because I was editing some videos

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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 003 km N 16° W of Mabini (Batangas) (Philippines) on Wednesday, 22 April 2020

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