Mag. 1.6 earthquake - 019 Km S 11° E of Calatagan (Batangas), Philippines, on 05 October 2020 - 05:20 AM (PST) -
Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 116 km depth
5 Oct 12:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 15 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 05 October 2020 - 05:20 AM (PST)
Depth: 116.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.67°N / 120.67°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (11 mi) SSE of Calatagan (pop: 16,100)
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Wawa (pop: 4,880)
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Calaca (Batangas) (pop: 37,400)
36 km (22 mi) SW of Taal (pop: 39,700)
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Batangas (pop: 237,400)
44 km (28 mi) S of Nasugbu (pop: 62,900)
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Dasmariñas (pop: 441,900)
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Bacoor (pop: 357,000)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.6||116 km||019 Km S 11° E of Calatagan (Batangas), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.