Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 60 km SSE of Batangas, Philippines on Wednesday, 26 August 2020
26 Aug 14:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.23°N / 121.19°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Apitong (pop: 2,400)
6 km (4 mi) SE of Communal (pop: 2,800)
8 km (5 mi) E of Aurora (pop: 3,500)
154 km (96 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
159 km (99 mi) S of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
160 km (99 mi) S of Caloocan City (pop: 1,500,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 26 Aug 13:49 UTC||M 3.0 / 26 km||60 km SSE of Batangas, Philippines||EMSC|
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