Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 65 km south of Tacloban, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 2020-04-29 12:08:30 +08:00 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
29 Apr 05:02 UTC: First to report: USGS after 54 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-29 12:08:30 +08:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.6837°N / 125.1679°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Hingatungan (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) E of Baybay City (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
630 km (391 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) ENE of of Negros Island (pop: 4,414,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.6||10 km||11km N of Hingatungan, Philippines||USGS|
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