Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 173 km northeast of Butuan, Philippines, on 27 February 2021 - 04:55 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 2 km depth
27 Feb 14:00 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 hours.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 20:55:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 27 February 2021 - 04:55 AM (PST)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.18°N / 126.51°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NE of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) ENE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) NE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) NE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
776 km (482 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||2 km||050 Km N 70° E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quake
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