Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4.1 km west of Nena, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Monday, 13 May 2019 6:07 pm (GMT +0)

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4.1 km west of Nena, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Monday, 13 May 2019 6:07 pm (GMT +0)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 56 km depth

13 May 18:20 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 13 May 2019 18:07:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 13 May 2019 6:07 pm (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.77°N / 125.38°E (Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) W of Nena (pop: 2,280) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Taft (pop: 4,420) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNW of Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) E of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
571 km (355 mi) ESE 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.756 km009 km N 76° W of San Julian (Eastern Samar) (Philippines)PHIVOLCS

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