Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 2.4 km west of Capoocan, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 27 April 2019 - 03:29 PM (PST)
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
27 Apr 07:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Apr 2019 07:29:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 27 April 2019 - 03:29 PM (PST)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.29°N / 124.62°E (Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of Culasian (pop: 2,480) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) W of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Kananya (Leyte) (pop: 7,650) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Leyte (pop: 7,220) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WNW of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
540 km (335 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||9 km||002 km S 79° W of Capoocan (Leyte) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
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