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+M 6.4 - 7km ENE of Columbio, Philippines

UTC Time: Wed 2019/10/16 11:37:06
Local Time: Wed 2019/10/16 19:37:06
HK Time: Wed 2019/10/16 19:37:06

Location: 6.71N 125.00E; Magnitude: 6.4
2,085 km SE of HK
Depth: 14.12 km

Weather Details around Hong Kong [Details] [HKO link]

Regional Weather of Hong Kong

Tropical Cyclone Information [Details] [HKO link]

Tropical Cyclone Track

Real-time Weather Photos [Details] [HKO link]

The following photo shows the real-time view of Victoria Harbour, as viewed from Central towards the east.

Real-time photo at Central

Astronomical / Tidal Information [Details] [HKO link]

Info for 17/10/2019 (Thursday):
Astro. Info
Sunrise:06:2005:130.86 m
Sunset:17:5711:501.90 m
Moonrise:20:2516:381.32 m
Moonset:09:0123:002.30 m

Planetary phenomena in the coming week:
Oct 20, 11:59 HKT: Mercury Elongation: 24.6° E
Oct 20, 15:28 HKT: Moon Ascending Node
Oct 20, 16:07 HKT: Moon North Dec.: 22.9° N
Oct 21, 20:39 HKT: Last Quarter
Oct 22, 07:12 HKT: Orionid Shower: ZHR = 20
(Source: NASA)

Weather at a Glance [Details] [HKO link]

Weather at a Glance Data as of 01:30 on 17/10/2019

24.7 C 78 % 1017.9 hPa
All measurements taken at Hong Kong Observatory
HKO Temp.:24.7 C
RH.: 78 %
Apparent Temp.:24.7 C
Dew Point:20.6 C
Temp. of today:25.2 / 24.7 C (Range 0.5 C)
Mean SLP.:1017.9 hPa
King's Park Wind:5 km/h (E)
Rain:0.0 mm (past 15 min)

Upper-Level Weather Information [Details]

Data as of 20:00 HKT on 16/10/2019 - Level of instability:

Delta P Values

At 2019/10/16 23 HKT: [Explanation] [Values for the past 10 days]

Delta p(972) = 5.6
Delta p(S) = 6.4

3-day Weather Forecast [Click for 9-day] [HKO link]

3-day Weather Forecast Data as of 16:30 HKT 16/Oct/2019

General Situation: As a dry northeast monsoon persists, the weather will be generally fine over southern China for the rest of this week and early next week. Temperature difference between day and night will be relatively large over inland areas.

17/10 (Thu)

Fine. Dry during the day.

Mainly fine. Dry during the day.

Mainly fine. Dry during the day.
Wind N to NE force 4. N to NE force 4. E to NE force 4.
23 - 29 °C
23 - 29 °C
24 - 29 °C
50 - 80 %
45 - 80 %
55 - 80 %

Extended Temperature Outlook [HKO link]

Maximum temperature:

Maximum temperature

Minimum temperature:

Maximum temperature

Weather Conditions in South China Sea [Details] [HKO link]

Satellite / Radar Images [Details]

Radar: 256 km range

Radar: 128 km range

Radar: 64 km range

Satellite: IR imagery*

* The Satellite imagery above is taken by Himawari-8 operated by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

Aviation Weather Observation Report [HKO link]

HK International Airport METAR report Data as of 01:30 HKT on 17 Oct 19

Original code: METAR VHHH 161730Z 08007KT 9999 FEW035 25/20 Q1018 NOSIG=

Wind Visibility Weather Cloud Amount Cloud Base Temperature Dew Point Pressure (QNH)
7 knots from 080 degrees (E)
10 km or above
No significant weather
1 to 2 oktas
3500 feet
25 oC
20 oC
1018 hPa

Next Two Hours Change
No Significant Change

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Last Modified: Tue, Aug 27 2019