Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 56 km SW of Batangas, Philippines on Friday, 28 August 2020
28 Aug 04:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.37°N / 120.73°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Abra de Ilog (pop: 3,000)
9 km (5 mi) NE of Cabacao (pop: 4,500)
10 km (7 mi) S of Wawa (pop: 4,900)
140 km (87 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
145 km (90 mi) S of Caloocan City (pop: 1,500,000)
146 km (91 mi) SW of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 28 Aug 04:36 UTC||M 3.1 / 8 km||56 km SW of Batangas, Philippines||EMSC|
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