Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - East of Philippine Islands, Philippines on Wednesday, 23 September 2020

23 Sep 03:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 14 minutes.

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Date & time: Wednesday, 23 September 2020 02:51 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.11°N / 126.48°E (Philippines)

Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.3°C (85 F), humidity: 70%, wind: 3 km/h (2 kts) from WSW

Primary data source: BMKG

Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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Time Mag. / Depth Location Source
Wed, 23 Sep 02:51 UTC M 4.9 / 10 km East of Philippine Islands, Philippines BMKG

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Significant earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake – East of Philippine Islands, Philippines on Wednesday, 23 September 2020

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  • Date / time UTC

    | Mag |

    Depth

    |

    Age

    |

    Distance

    | Details

  • 02 Dec 1972 00:19

    | 8.0 |

    60km / 37mi

    |

    48 years ago

    |

    968km / 602mi

    | Mindanao, Philippines

  • 14 Apr 1924 16:20

    | 8.0 |

    15km / 9.3mi

    |

    97 years ago

    |

    934km / 580mi

    | Mindanao, Philippines

  • 24 Jan 1948 17:46

    | 7.8 |

    15km / 9.3mi

    |

    73 years ago

    |

    660km / 410mi

    | Panay, Philippines

  • 25 May 1943 23:07

    | 7.8 |

    15km / 9.3mi

    |

    77 years ago

    |

    861km / 535mi

    | Philippine Islands Region (Philippines)

  • 16 Jul 1990 07:26

    | 7.7 |

    25km / 16mi

    |

    30 years ago

    |

    573km / 356mi

    | Luzon, Philippines

  • 12 Jul 1911 04:07

    | 7.7 |

    15km / 9.3mi

    |

    109 years ago

    |

    733km / 456mi

    | Philippine Islands Region (Philippines)

  • 31 Aug 2012 12:47

    | 7.6 |

    28km / 17mi

    |

    8 years ago

    |

    478km / 297mi

    | Off Samar Island, Philippines

  • 15 Dec 1989 18:43

    | 7.6 |

    24km / 15mi

    |

    31 years ago

    |

    754km / 468mi

    | Mindanao, Philippines

  • 01 Aug 1968 20:19

    | 7.6 |

    25km / 16mi

    |

    52 years ago

    |

    491km / 305mi

    | Luzon, Philippines

  • 23 Jul 2010 23:15

    | 7.5 |

    641km / 398mi

    |

    10 years ago

    |

    991km / 616mi

    | Moro Gulf, Mindanao, Philippines

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