Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 16 km east of Masbate Island, Philippines, on Saturday, 3 Apr 2021 10:01 am (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 16 km east of Masbate Island, Philippines, on Saturday, 3 Apr 2021 10:01 am (GMT +8)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.6 at 10 km depth

3 Apr 02:20 UTC: Premier à signaler: PHIVOLCS après 19 minutes.
3 Apr 10:40: Magnitude recalculée de 3.4 à 3.6. Profondeur recalculée de 20.0 à 10.0 km (de 12.4 à 6.2 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 5.5 km (3.4 mi) au NO.
Date & time: 3 Apr 2021 02:01:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: samedi, 3 avril 2021 10:01 (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 3.6
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.26°N / 123.84°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Volcan le plus près: Bulusan (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km NE de Miaga (pop: 2,150) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
15 km NO de Palanas (pop: 2,690) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km SSE de San Fernando (Masbate) (pop: 6,210) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km ESE de Masbate (pop: 47,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
33 km NNO de Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
46 km S de Bulan (Sorsogon) (pop: 28,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km S de Sorsogon (pop: 82,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
85 km ONO de Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
99 km S de Legazpi (pop: 179,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
404 km SE de Manille (pop: 1,600,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
16 km ENE de Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
192 km NE de Panay Island (pop: 4,307,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
135 km ONO de Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.8°C (84 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from ENE
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) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.610 km007 Km N 16° W of Dimasalang (Masbate), PhilippinesPHIVOLCS
3.420 kmMASBATE REGION, PHILIPPINESEMSC

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Masbate City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I felt the earthquake whilenlying down sleeping  
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