Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 53 km east of Davao, Davao Region, Philippines, on 15 October 2020 - 04:51 PM (PST) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 53 km east of Davao, Davao Region, Philippines, on 15 October 2020 - 04:51 PM (PST)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 46 km depth

15 Oct 09:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 19 minutes.
16 Oct 03:25: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 19.0 to 46.0 km (from 11.8 to 29 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 9.4 km (5.9 mi) towards ESE.
Date & time: 15 Oct 2020 08:51:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 15 October 2020 - 04:51 PM (PST)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.01°N / 126.09°E (Province of Davao Oriental, Davao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) E of Panikian (pop: 2,880) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Mati (pop: 105,900) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NE of Lupon (Davao Oriental) (pop: 27,200) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Tombongon (Davao de Oro) (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of Batobato (Davao Oriental) (pop: 9,710) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Samal (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) E of Davao City (pop: 1,212,500) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SE of Panabo (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Tagum City (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
1012 km (629 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29°C (84 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from S
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 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 4.046 km025 Km S 58° E of Pantukan (Davao De Oro), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
M 4.019 km44 Km E of Davao, PhilippinesEMSC
M 4.610 km21 Km NNE of Limot, PhilippinesUSGS

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