Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 23 km west of Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas, Philippines, on 24 September 2020 - 10:16 PM (PST) -

Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 23 km west of Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas, Philippines, on 24 September 2020 - 10:16 PM (PST)

Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 1 km depth

24 Sep 16:00 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 1 hour and 44 minutes.
25 Sep 07:15: Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Sep 24, 2020 14:16:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 24 September 2020 - 10:16 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.29°N / 123.09°E (Province of Negros Oriental, Central Visayas, Philippines)
Antipode: 9.29°S / 56.91°W
Nearest volcano: Cuernos de Negros (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Mantiquil (pop: 2,280) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Pamplona (Negros Oriental) (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Sibulan (Negros Oriental) (pop: 28,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) W of Dumaguete (pop: 113,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) E of Santa Catalina (Negros Oriental) (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Tanjay (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Bayawan (Negros Oriental) (pop: 36,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Bais City (pop: 65,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) SW of Cebu City (pop: 798,600) --> See nearby quakes!
634 km (394 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.41 km017 Km N 87° W of Valencia (Negros Oriental), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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Maayong Tubig, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas (22.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Central Visayas (17 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : The three tremors were all connected we could feel the next one coming  
East Balabag, Valencia, Negros Oriental (18.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Talay, Dgte / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : 3-4 small shakes over 5 minutes  
Dauin / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
valencia / not felt
Valencia / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Shock 3 times.short shaking.  
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