Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 76 km northeast of Surigao City, Philippines, on 24 March 2021 - 09:30 PM (PST) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 14 km depth
25 Mar 02:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 13 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 24 March 2021 - 09:30 PM (PST)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.07°N / 126.13°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Santa Monica (pop: 2,280) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Pilar (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NE of Del Carmen (pop: 4,280) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Placer (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ENE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) N of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) NNE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
753 km (468 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 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: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||14 km||008 Km N 45° E of Burgos (Surigao Del Norte), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
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