Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 8.1 km east of Masisingi Island, Philippines, on 04 July 2019 - 02:54 PM (PST)
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 32 km depth
4 Jul 07:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Jul 2019 06:54:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 04 July 2019 - 02:54 PM (PST)
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.28°N / 125.65°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SE of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of Quinapundan (pop: 3,470) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Guiuan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SE of Borongan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) E of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) E of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) E of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
627 km (389 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SE of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) ENE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||32 km||006 km S 30° 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.