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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region, Philippines on Saturday, 26 September 2020

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Philippine Islands Region, Philippines on Saturday, 26 September 2020
26 Sep 09:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
26 Sep 09:51: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 21.0 to 10.0 km (from 13 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 33 km (21 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: Saturday, 26 September 2020 09:35 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 26 Sep 5:35 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.99°N / 127.4°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (62 mi) NE of Kinablangan (pop: 5,400)
103 km (64 mi) NE of Taytayan (pop: 6,900)
103 km (64 mi) NE of Baganga (pop: 10,100)
122 km (76 mi) E of Bislig (pop: 67,600)
174 km (108 mi) NE of Mati (pop: 105,900)
186 km (116 mi) NE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29°C (84 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from S
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
26 Sep 5:35 pm (GMT +8) (26 Sep 09:35:08 UTC)M 4.7 / 10 kmPhilippine Islands Region, PhilippinesEMSC
Sat, 26 Sep 09:35 UTCM 4.6 / 10 kmPhilippine Islands Region, PhilippinesBMKG
Sat, 26 Sep 09:35 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km82 Km E of Kinablangan, PhilippinesUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
1006 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt

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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippine Islands Region, Philippines on Saturday, 26 September 2020

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