Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 33 km northeast of Lajanosa Island, Philippines, on 05 February 2021 - 08:23 PM (PST) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
6 Feb 11:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 23 hours.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 12:23:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 05 February 2021 - 08:23 PM (PST)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.79°N / 126.43°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) E of Union (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of San Benito (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) E of Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ENE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NNE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) E of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
798 km (496 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||10 km||031 Km N 89° E of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
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