Mag. 2.4 earthquake - 008 Km N 05° E of Looc (Occidental Mindoro), Philippines, on 17 October 2020 - 09:31 AM (PST) -

Mag. 2.4 earthquake  - 008 Km N 05° E of Looc (Occidental Mindoro), Philippines, on 17 October 2020 - 09:31 AM (PST)

Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 16 km depth

17 Oct 01:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 14 minutes.
17 Oct 11:20: Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards W.
Date & time: 17 Oct 2020 01:31:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 17 October 2020 - 09:31 AM (PST)
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.79°N / 120.26°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) ESE of Tilik (pop: 2,350)
8 km (5 mi) N of Looc (pop: 2,630)
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Tagbak (pop: 4,140)
40 km (25 mi) W of Calatagan (pop: 16,100)
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Binubusan (Batangas) (pop: 6,710)
51 km (31 mi) SW of Nasugbu (pop: 62,900)
119 km (74 mi) SW of Manila (pop: 1,600,000)
122 km (76 mi) SW of Caloocan City (pop: 1,500,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.7°C (84 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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M 2.416 km008 Km N 05° E of Looc (Occidental Mindoro), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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