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Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - Cagayan Valley, 61 km north of Luzon Island, Philippines, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 9:57 pm (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - Cagayan Valley, 61 km north of Luzon Island, Philippines, on Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 9:57 pm (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 2 km depth

16 Jan 14:03 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 6 minutes.
16 Jan 14:10: Now using data updates from PHIVOLCS
17 Jan 03:35: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 9.0 to 2.0 km (from 5.6 to 1.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 12 km (7.8 mi) towards NW.
Date & time: Jan 16, 2022 13:57:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Jan 16, 2022 at 9:57 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.55°N / 120.98°E (Province of Nueva Vizcaya, Cagayan Valley, Philippines)
Antipode: 16.55°S / 59.02°W
Nearest volcano: Santo Tomas (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
142 km (89 mi) SSW of Tuguegarao City (pop: 115,100) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) N of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 18.7°C (66 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NE
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.92 kmPhilippines: 005 Km N 71° W of Ambaguio (Nueva Vizcaya)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake (7)

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Solano (25.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I was surfing on my phone while sitting on a couch on the first floor of the house with a kid and it suddenly shaked. We noticed every one and they felt it too they thought they was just dizzy but it was actually an earthquake.  
Bonfal West, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines (21 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s
Diadi (44.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (19.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s : I was about to sleep  
Bayombong Nueva Vizcaya (17.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Baguio city (44.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Watching TV in the living room  
Solano / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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