Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 5.7 km northeast of Calamba, Province of Laguna, Calabarzon, Philippines, on Thursday, 28 Jan 2021 2:49 am (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 5.7 km northeast of Calamba, Province of Laguna, Calabarzon, Philippines, on Thursday, 28 Jan 2021 2:49 am (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 11 km depth

27 Jan 19:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 minutes.
28 Jan 12:10: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.0 to 11.0 km (from 3.7 to 6.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards N.
Date & time: 27 Jan 2021 18:49:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 28 Jan 2021 2:49 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.25°N / 121.2°E (Province of Laguna, Calabarzon, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: San Pablo (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) ENE of Mamatid (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NE of Calamba (pop: 316,600) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Cabuyao (pop: 308,700) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NNW of Los Baños (pop: 95,800) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SE of Santa Rosa (pop: 216,700) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) E of Pulong Santa Cruz (pop: 101,900) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Biñan (pop: 300,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SE of San Pedro (pop: 270,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SSE of Taguig (National Capital Region) (pop: 644,500) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 24.6°C (76 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts)
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.011 km008 Km N 18° W of Los Baños (Laguna), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS

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Santa Rosa (15.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
cabuyao, laguna / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Angono (30.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Cuz i was asleep (reported through our app)  
35.9 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
4.4 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : awakened by the light shake. i felt the vibration because i sleep at the 2nd floor  
calamba, laguna / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short : i was awakened by a sudden shake but it was very short, however the shake was kind of intense for a couple of seconds only and heard creaking sound from objects inside the room  
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