Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 34 km east of Llorente, Philippines, on 03 May 2019 - 08:21 PM (PST)
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 19 km depth
3 May 12:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 14 minutes.
Date & time: 3 May 2019 12:21:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 03 May 2019 - 08:21 PM (PST)
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.39°N / 125.86°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) E of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) ESE of Maydolong (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,490) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) NNE of Guiuan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) E of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) E of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ENE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) ESE of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
638 km (396 mi) ESE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||19 km||027 km N 75° E of Hernani (Eastern 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.