Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 27 km east of Borongan City, Philippines, on 21 March 2021 - 02:40 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 25 km depth
22 Mar 01:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 19 hours.
Date & time: 21 Mar 2021 06:40:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 21 March 2021 - 02:40 PM (PST)
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.67°N / 125.67°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) ESE of San Julian (pop: 3,070) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NE of Maydolong (Eastern Samar) (pop: 5,490) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Borongan City (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SE of Taft (pop: 4,420) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSE of Dolores (Eastern Samar) (pop: 9,270) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ENE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) E of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
604 km (375 mi) ESE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) ESE of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> 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||25 km||026 Km S 69° E of San Julian (Eastern Samar), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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