Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 128 km southwest of Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, on 03 October 2020 - 08:29 PM (PST) -

Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - 128 km southwest of Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, on 03 October 2020 - 08:29 PM (PST)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 55 km depth

3 Oct 12:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
4 Oct 12:30: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 54.0 to 55.0 km (from 34 to 34 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 12.4 km (7.7 mi) towards S.
Date & time: 3 Oct 2020 12:29:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 03 October 2020 - 08:29 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 55.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.69°N / 120.39°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Looc (pop: 2,630)
25 km (15 mi) ESE of Tilik (pop: 2,350)
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Calatagan (pop: 16,100)
31 km (20 mi) NNW of Paluan (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 4,550)
49 km (31 mi) SSW of Nasugbu (pop: 62,900)
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Calaca (Batangas) (pop: 37,400)
120 km (75 mi) SSW of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
128 km (80 mi) SSW of Quezon City (pop: 2,761,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.6°C (85 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from NW
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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M 3.655 km015 Km S 79° E of Looc (Occidental Mindoro), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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Tarlac / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Pangasinan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : I’m sure everyone did notice this at my location
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Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 128 km southwest of Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, on 03 October 2020 - 08:29 PM (PST)
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