Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 8.1 km east of Limbuhan, Masbate, Bicol, Philippines, on Friday, 21 August 2020 at 08:01 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 21 km depth
21 Aug 08:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.91°N / 124.12°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SE of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810)
22 km (14 mi) ENE of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970)
28 km (17 mi) SE of Nabangig (pop: 2,970)
49 km (31 mi) NW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200)
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900)
74 km (46 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500)
179 km (111 mi) N of Cebu City (pop: 798,600)
188 km (117 mi) NE of Bacolod City (pop: 454,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
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||21 km||85 km W of Catbalogan, Philippines||EMSC|
|M 4.1||11 km||011 km S 40° E of Cataingan (Masbate) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
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