Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 5.8 km northwest of Abuyog, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 20 March 2021 - 12:59 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 33 km depth
20 Mar 10:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 20 March 2021 - 12:59 AM (PST)
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.79°N / 124.98°E (Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) E of Bugho (pop: 2,950) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NW of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSE of La Paz (pop: 4,150) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Dulag (Leyte) (pop: 10,200) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Burauen (Leyte) (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Baybay City (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ESE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) S of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
607 km (377 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||33 km||006 Km N 40° W of Abuyog (Leyte), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.