Mag. 4.9 earthquake - 130 km south of Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, on Saturday, 3 October 2020 at 05:03 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.9 earthquake  - 130 km south of Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, on Saturday, 3 October 2020 at 05:03 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 186 km depth

3 Oct 05:13 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 10 minutes.
3 Oct 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.9. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 212.0 to 186.0 km (from 132 to 116 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 11.7 km (7.3 mi) towards SW.
Date & time: 3 Oct 2020 05:03:48 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 186.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.49°N / 120.88°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Calapan (pop: 66,000)
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Batangas (pop: 237,400)
43 km (27 mi) NE of Mamburao (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 23,900)
44 km (27 mi) S of Taal (pop: 39,700)
50 km (31 mi) S of Calaca (Batangas) (pop: 37,400)
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Lipa City (pop: 212,300)
124 km (77 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
130 km (81 mi) S of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 30°C (86 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from S
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.9186 km35 Km SSW of Batangas, PhilippinesGFZ
M 4.7191 km4.8 Mindoro, PhilippinesEMSC
M 5.0180 km27 Km SSE of Calamba, PhilippinesBMKG
M 4.8117 km019 Km N 23° W of Abra De Ilog (Occidental Mindoro), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
M 4.7182 km9 Km NNW of Sabang, PhilippinesUSGS
M 5.0180 km48 Km SSE of Dasmariñas, PhilippinesBMKG

User reports for this quake (6)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Talisay batangas (68.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Rosario batangas / not felt
Lumangbayan calapan city oriental mindoro / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Taguig City / not felt
Laguna / not felt
Lemery / not felt
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