Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 61 km southwest of Calbayog City, Philippines, on 29 April 2021 - 03:26 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
29 Apr 12:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 29 April 2021 - 03:26 AM (PST)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.72°N / 124.16°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SE of Limbuhan (pop: 3,190) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Placer (Masbate) (pop: 5,970) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NW of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Bogo (Cebu) (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NE of Bantayan (Cebu) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
470 km (292 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SE of Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) NW of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WSW of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||9 km||013 Km S 83° E of Esperanza (Masbate), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.