Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 19 km north of Surigao City, Philippines, on 02 April 2021 - 11:03 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 179 km depth
3 Apr 11:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 02 April 2021 - 11:03 PM (PST)
Depth: 179.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.96°N / 125.49°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) W of Dinagat (pop: 2,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of Talisay (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Placer (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of Loreto (Dinagat Islands) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Mainit (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) ESE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) N of Cabadbaran (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) N of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
712 km (442 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||179 km||012 Km N 88° W of Dinagat (Dinagat Islands), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.