Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 51 km northeast of Bantayan, Philippines, on 15 April 2021 - 02:14 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 6 km depth
15 Apr 06:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 36 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 06:14:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 15 April 2021 - 02:14 PM (PST)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.55°N / 123.98°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Logon (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Daanbantayan (Cebu) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) S of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NNE of Bantayan (Cebu) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) N of Bogo (Cebu) (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NE of Sagay (pop: 72,200) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NW of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
470 km (292 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NW of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||6 km||021 Km S 19° W of Esperanza (Masbate), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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