Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 60 km northeast of Tandag, Philippines, on Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 7:17 pm (GMT +0) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
24 Feb 14:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 19 hours.
Date & time: 23 Feb 2021 19:17:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 23 Feb 2021 7:17 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.4°N / 126.64°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
51 km (32 mi) ENE of Cortes (pop: 3,030) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) ENE of Mabahin (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NE of Tandag (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNE of Aras-asan (pop: 5,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) E of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) ESE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ENE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ENE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
845 km (525 mi) SE of Manila (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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|2.4||10 km||051 Km N 74° E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur), 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.