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Moderate mag. 3.6 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:44 am (GMT +8) -

Moderate mag. 3.6 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Philippines, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:44 am (GMT +8)

Moderate magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 3 km depth

18 Jan 16:54 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 10 minutes.
18 Jan 16:55: Now using data updates from PHIVOLCS
18 Jan 18:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 1.0 km (from 2.5 to 0.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 4.7 km (2.9 mi) towards SW.
19 Jan 07:50: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 3.0 km (from 0.6 to 1.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards E.
Date & time: Jan 18, 2022 16:44:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 12:44 am (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.12°N / 123.88°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 11.12°S / 56.12°W
Nearest volcano: Silay (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
499 km (310 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Cebu Island (pop: 4,164,500) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) NE of Negros Island (pop: 4,414,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.5°C (78 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from NE
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) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.63 kmPhilippines: 009 Km S 80° W of Medellin (Cebu)PHIVOLCS
3.54 kmVISAYAN SEA, PHILIPPINESEMSC

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Lapaz, Cebu, Central Visayas (19.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
San remigio cebu (7.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : San Rem cebu  
Hagnaya, San Remigio, Cebu / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
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