Latest earthquakes near National Capital Region, The Philippines today

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List of latest earthquakes near National Capital Region.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 17, 2024 10:21PM
(Manila)
M 3.2 76 km SW
from Manila
Jul 17, 2024 05:58PM
(Manila)
M 3.9 252 km WSW
from Manila
Jul 17, 2024 04:22AM
(Manila)
M 3.6 188 km NNW
from Caloocan City
Jul 17, 2024 02:42AM
(Manila)
M 3.4 291 km NNW
from Caloocan City
Jul 16, 2024 10:42PM
(Manila)
M 3.2 98 km SSW
from Las Piñas
Jul 16, 2024 09:54PM
(Manila)
M 3.5 95 km SSW
from Las Piñas
Jul 16, 2024 12:45PM
(Manila)
M 3.6 93 km SW
from Las Piñas
Jul 16, 2024 12:04PM
(Manila)
M 3.3 281 km ESE
from Quezon City
Jul 15, 2024 10:12PM
(Manila)
M 4.0 214 km N
from Caloocan City
Jul 15, 2024 12:59AM
(Manila)
M 4.7 85 km SSW
from Las Piñas
Jul 12, 2024 09:25PM
(Manila)
M 3.2 127 km SSW
from Manila
Jul 12, 2024 12:38PM
(Manila)
M 3.4 250 km ESE
from Quezon City
Jul 11, 2024 04:39PM
(Manila)
M 3.8 127 km WNW
from Caloocan City
Jul 11, 2024 09:11AM
(Manila)
M 3.4 180 km SSW
from Manila
Jul 11, 2024 08:51AM
(Manila)
M 3.4 173 km SSW
from Manila
Jul 10, 2024 07:18AM
(Manila)
M 3.7 174 km S
from Manila
Jul 10, 2024 02:31AM
(Manila)
M 3.0 94 km SW
from Las Piñas
Jul 8, 2024 10:13PM
(Manila)
M 3.3 185 km WNW
from Caloocan City
Jul 8, 2024 07:52PM
(Manila)
M 3.6 223 km WNW
from Caloocan City
Jul 6, 2024 07:07AM
(Manila)
M 3.4 189 km SSW
from Manila
Jul 5, 2024 11:05PM
(Manila)
M 4.5 183 km ENE
from Quezon City
Jul 5, 2024 05:05PM
(Manila)
M 3.1 295 km S
from Taguig
Jul 5, 2024 02:01AM
(Manila)
M 3.3 97 km SW
from Las Piñas
Jul 3, 2024 03:28AM
(Manila)
M 3.3 172 km ENE
from Quezon City
Jul 2, 2024 07:32PM
(Manila)
M 4.2 172 km ENE
from Quezon City

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National Capital Region Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
99 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.2
Jul 17, 2024 22:21

Average

A total of 996 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of National Capital Region, The Philippines in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 99 earthquakes per year, or 8 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near National Capital Region roughly every 3 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near National Capital Region in 2022. A total of 222 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of National Capital Region that year. The strongest had a 6.4 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of National Capital Region with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of National Capital Region in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near National Capital Region during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near National Capital Region (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 894 89.76%
Mag. 5 95 9.54%
Mag. 6 7 0.7%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near National Capital Region

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.7
On Jul 24, 2021 04:48.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 7.7
On Jul 16, 1990 15:26.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near National Capital Region occurred on Jul 24, 2021 04:48 local time (Asia/Manila timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 87 kilometers (54 mi) south-southwest of Las Piñas, at a depth of 110 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near National Capital Region in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-7.7 earthquake struck on Jul 16, 1990 15:26, 115 kilometers (71 mi) south-southwest of Quezon City. It is the strongest earthquake near National Capital Region in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near National Capital Region, The Philippines in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from National Capital Region.

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List of strongest earthquakes near National Capital Region.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 24, 2021 04:48AM
(Manila)
M 6.7 87 km SSW
from Las Piñas
Mar 14, 2022 05:05AM
(Manila)
M 6.4 182 km WSW
from Manila
Dec 25, 2020 07:43AM
(Manila)
M 6.3 94 km SSW
from Manila
Aug 11, 2017 01:28PM
(Manila)
M 6.2 71 km SSW
from Manila
Jun 15, 2023 10:19AM
(Manila)
M 6.2 98 km SSW
from Manila
Apr 22, 2019 05:11PM
(Manila)
M 6.1 59 km NW
from Caloocan City
May 22, 2022 05:50AM
(Manila)
M 6.1 74 km SSW
from Manila
Apr 8, 2017 03:09PM
(Manila)
M 5.9 93 km S
from Manila
Aug 13, 2021 11:08PM
(Manila)
M 5.9 86 km SSW
from Las Piñas
Jan 11, 2015 03:32AM
(Manila)
M 5.9 79 km W
from Caloocan City

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near National Capital Region

Earthquakes by city in National Capital Region

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in National Capital Region, The Philippines.

Use this regional National Capital Region earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Port Area, Quiapo and Calumpang.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near National Capital Region.

When was the last earthquake in National Capital Region, The Philippines?

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake hit near National Capital Region on the evening of July 17, 2024 at 22:21 local time (Asia/Manila). The center of this earthquake was located 76km southwest of Manila at a depth of 113km under water in the South China Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near National Capital Region, The Philippines in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near National Capital Region, The Philippines?

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit near National Capital Region on the afternoon of July 16, 1990 at 15:26 local time (Asia/Manila). The center of this earthquake was located 115km north of Quezon City at a depth of 25km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near National Capital Region since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near National Capital Region, The Philippines?

In the past 10 years, 996 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from National Capital Region. This averages to 100 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 4 days.