Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 49 km east of Borongan, Philippines, on 01 May 2019 - 05:32 AM (PST)

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 49 km east of Borongan, Philippines, on 01 May 2019 - 05:32 AM (PST)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 18 km depth

30 Apr 23:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 1 hour and 54 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 42.0 to 18.0 km.
Date & time: 30 Apr 2019 21:32:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 01 May 2019 - 05:32 AM (PST)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.73°N / 125.86°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cancajanag (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) E of San Julian (pop: 3,070) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Maydolong (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,490) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) ENE of Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NE of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Mantang (pop: 2,080) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) E of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) ENE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ENE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) ENE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
617 km (384 mi) ESE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.518 km044 km S 87° E of San Julian (Eastern Samar) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS

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