Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 6 km south of Cataingan, Masbate, Bicol, Philippines, on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at 04:22 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 1 km depth
1 Sep 04:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.95°N / 124°E↗ (Province of Masbate, Bicol, Philippines)
Antipode: 11.95°S / 56°W↗
Nearest volcano: Biliran (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) S of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NW of Limbuhan (pop: 3,190) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Nabangig (pop: 2,970) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Dimasalang (pop: 3,020) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SE of Armenia (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Calbayog City (Eastern Visayas) (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SW of Catarman (Eastern Visayas) (pop: 47,400) --> See nearby quakes!
440 km (274 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||1 km||98 km W of Catbalogan, Philippines||EMSC|
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