Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Province of Surigao del Norte, 50 km north of Butuan, Philippines, on 16 April 2021 - 05:25 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 14 km depth
17 Apr 06:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 16 April 2021 - 05:25 PM (PST)
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.38°N / 125.68°E (Province of Surigao del Norte, Caraga, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SE of Kitcharao (Agusan Del Norte) (pop: 7,210) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of Bangonay (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Claver (pop: 5,910) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Adlay (pop: 2,550) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Mainit (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNE of Cabadbaran (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
774 km (481 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> 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||14 km||007 Km S 03° E of Kitcharao (Agusan Del Norte), 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.