Mw 6.4 Luzon, Philippines
updated 20 March 2022

On 13 March 2022 a strong earthquake occurred in Luzon, Philippines at a depth of 10 km. The seismic event occurred at 21:05:49 UTC and had an estimated moment magnitude (Mw) 6.4.

A major earthquake warning was issued on the 11th, primarily due to the Venus-Mercury-Neptune alignment, which is known to precede major earthquakes (high 7 to 8 magnitude). The Earth-Sun-Neptune alignment on the 13th played an additional role. Two strong tremors peaking Mw 6.6 occurred about 9 hours later. The Venus-Mercury-Neptune alignment probably played a role in the major earthquake on the 16th. See also the Telegram post below.

Venus-Mercury-Jupiter     2022-03-09, 21:03:51  349°53'46"
Venus-Mercury-Neptune     2022-03-11, 12:17:24  353°20'57"
Earth-Sun-Neptune         2022-03-13, 11:45:02  352°34'26"

Earth:   Moon-Uranus      2022-03-11,  0:30:32   45°00'00"
Earth:   Moon-Saturn      2022-03-11, 16:53:21  135°00'00"
SSGI chart
SSGI depiction of planetary (PG) and lunar (LG) geometry

atmospheric electricity
atmospheric electricity before and during the earthquake