Light mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 52 km southwest of Calbayog City, Philippines, on 03 March 2021 - 10:23 PM (PST) -
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Light magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 1 km depth
4 Mar 11:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 hours.
Date & time: 3 Mar 2021 14:23:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 03 March 2021 - 10:23 PM (PST)
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.88°N / 124.16°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) E of Limbuhan (pop: 3,190) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) W of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SW of Catarman (pop: 47,400) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (285 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) SE of Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||1 km||012 Km S 88° E of Pio V. Corpuz (Masbate), 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.