Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 019 Km N 56° E of Hinabangan (Western Samar) (Philippines) on 27 April 2019 - 03:17 AM (PST)
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 28 km depth
26 Apr 19:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Apr 2019 19:17:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 27 April 2019 - 03:17 AM (PST)
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.8°N / 125.21°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) W of Nena (pop: 2,280) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) ENE of San Sebastian (pop: 2,020) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NW of Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) ESE of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NNE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SE of Catarman (pop: 47,400) --> See nearby quakes!
554 km (344 mi) ESE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||28 km||019 km N 56° E of Hinabangan (Western Samar) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.