Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 7.3 km west of Jaro, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 07 July 2019 - 08:55 PM (PST)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 5 km depth
7 Jul 13:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 7 Jul 2019 12:55:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 07 July 2019 - 08:55 PM (PST)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.16°N / 124.72°E (Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cancajanag (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) WNW of Canhandugan (Leyte) (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Alangalang (Leyte) (pop: 8,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) W of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) W of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NE of Cebu City (Central Visayas) (pop: 798,600) --> See nearby quakes!
558 km (346 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: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.4||5 km||007 km S 67° W of Jaro (Leyte) (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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.