Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 16 km north of Bislig, Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines, on 14 February 2021 - 12:13 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 27 km depth
15 Feb 02:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 hours.
Date & time: 14 Feb 2021 16:13:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 14 February 2021 - 12:13 PM (PST)
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.35°N / 126.28°E (Province of Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) N of Bigaan (pop: 2,740) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) WSW of Hinatuan (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNW of Bislig (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Tagbina (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) ENE of Bunawan (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NE of Trento (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of San Francisco (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 18,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SE of Bah-Bah (Agusan del Sur) (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
904 km (562 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: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||27 km||007 Km S 72° W of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
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