Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 64 km southeast of Tacloban City, Philippines, on 07 February 2021 - 05:25 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 32 km depth
7 Feb 13:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 hours.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 21:25:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 07 February 2021 - 05:25 AM (PST)
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.77°N / 125.34°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) E of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) E of Baybay (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) ESE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
637 km (396 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) E of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) E of Poro Island (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||32 km||033 Km N 37° E of Silago (Southern 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 1.6, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.