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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 45 Km ENE of Maasin, Philippines on Sunday, 18 October 2020

Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake  - 45 Km ENE of Maasin, Philippines on Sunday, 18 October 2020
18 Oct 06:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
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Date & time: Sunday, 18 October 2020 06:39 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 18 Oct 2:39 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.32°N / 125.21°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Hinundayan (pop: 2,700)
21 km (13 mi) NE of Liloan (pop: 3,500)
24 km (15 mi) SE of Silago (pop: 2,300)
138 km (86 mi) E of Lapu-Lapu City (pop: 350,500)
141 km (88 mi) E of Mandaue City (pop: 331,300)
144 km (90 mi) E of Cebu City (pop: 798,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.3°C (81 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
18 Oct 2:39 pm (GMT +8) (18 Oct 06:39:05 UTC)M 3.1 / 21 km45 Km ENE of Maasin, PhilippinesEMSC
18 October 2020 - 02:39 PM (PST) (18 Oct 06:39:00 UTC)M 3.1 / 1 km007 Km N 22° E of Hinundayan (Southern Leyte), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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Hinundayan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short : I heard a brief rumble then a single sharp shake to the building.

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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 45 Km ENE of Maasin, Philippines on Sunday, 18 October 2020

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