Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 81 km west of Dipolog City, Philippines, on 03 April 2021 - 03:29 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 28 km depth
3 Apr 15:20 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 20 hours.
Date & time: 2 Apr 2021 19:29:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 03 April 2021 - 03:29 AM (PST)
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.84°N / 122.65°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cuernos de Negros (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SW of Cabangahan (pop: 3,860) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSW of Santa Catalina (Negros Oriental) (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Bayawan (Negros Oriental) (pop: 36,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WNW of Dipolog City (pop: 93,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WNW of Dapitan (pop: 50,500) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of Dumaguete (pop: 113,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SW of Tanjay (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Bais City (pop: 65,600) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NW of Pagadian (pop: 186,900) --> See nearby quakes!
666 km (414 mi) SSE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||28 km||049 Km S 59° W of Siaton (Negros Oriental), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
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