Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 5.7 km southeast of Limbuhan, Masbate, Bicol, Philippines, on 19 August 2020 - 07:17 AM (PST) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 14 km depth
19 Aug 20:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 19 August 2020 - 07:17 AM (PST)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.85°N / 124.09°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) E of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970)
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810)
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Nabangig (pop: 2,970)
46 km (29 mi) NW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200)
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900)
77 km (48 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500)
109 km (68 mi) NNW of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200)
120 km (75 mi) NW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||14 km||021 km S 30° E of Cataingan (Masbate) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
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