Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 10.4 km southwest of Llorente, Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 26 March 2020 - 12:21 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 28 km depth
26 Mar 16:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 3 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Mar 2020 16:22:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 26 March 2020 - 12:21 PM (PST)
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.33°N / 125.5°E (Eastern Samar, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cancajanag (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) S of Maydolong (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,490) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Giporlos (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,260) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Borongan City (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ENE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SE of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
610 km (379 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||28 km||010 km N 25° W of General Macarthur (Eastern Samar) (Philippines)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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