Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 2.1 km northwest of Limbuhan, Masbate, Bicol, Philippines, on Friday, 21 August 2020 at 01:02 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
21 Aug 01:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.9°N / 124.04°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNW of Limbuhan (Masbate) (pop: 3,190)
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810)
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970)
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Nabangig (pop: 2,970)
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900)
69 km (43 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500)
117 km (73 mi) NNW of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200)
128 km (80 mi) NW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.6||11 km||93 km W of Catbalogan, Philippines||EMSC|
|M 3.8||12 km||016 km S 38° E of Cataingan (Masbate) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
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