Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - South China Sea, 24 km southwest of Calatagan, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, on Friday, 22 Jan 2021 3:57 pm (GMT +8) -

Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - South China Sea, 24 km southwest of Calatagan, Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, on Friday, 22 Jan 2021 3:57 pm (GMT +8)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 126 km depth

22 Jan 08:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 13 minutes.
23 Jan 03:15: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 128.0 to 126.0 km (from 80 to 78 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards N.
Date & time: 22 Jan 2021 07:57:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 22 Jan 2021 3:57 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 126.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.64°N / 120.53°E (South China Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Harrison (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 2,350) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Calatagan (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Balayan (Batangas) (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Balayan (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Calaca (pop: 37,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Mamburao (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Nasugbu (pop: 62,900) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) WSW of Batangas (pop: 237,400) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSW of Taguig (pop: 644,500) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SSW of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NW of Mindoro Island (pop: 1,331,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.6126 km024 Km S 26° W of Calatagan (Batangas), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
3.6128 kmMINDORO, PHILIPPINESEMSC

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95.5 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : I felt scared (reported through our app)
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