Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 50 km north of Surigao City, Philippines, on 12 April 2021 - 12:14 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 118 km depth
12 Apr 11:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 19 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 12 April 2021 - 12:14 AM (PST)
Depth: 118.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.24°N / 125.46°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SW of Loreto (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Hinundayan (pop: 2,690) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ENE of Poblacion (pop: 3,550) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) N of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) E of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) SE of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE of Baybay City (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SSE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
687 km (427 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||118 km||009 Km N 57° W of Libjo (Dinagat Islands), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.