Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 5.6 km west of Hinundayan, Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 21 March 2021 - 09:38 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 31 km depth
21 Mar 13:40 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 21 March 2021 - 09:38 AM (PST)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.36°N / 125.2°E (Southern Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) W of Hinundayan (pop: 2,690) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Sogod (Southern Leyte) (pop: 8,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Poblacion (pop: 3,550) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SE of Baybay City (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Surigao City (Caraga) (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (62 mi) SSE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
658 km (409 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||31 km||011 Km N 31° W of Anahawan (Southern Leyte), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.