Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 65 km southwest of San Jose, Mindoro Occidental, Mimaropa, Philippines, on 01 May 2021 - 12:37 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 21 km depth
2 May 03:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 01 May 2021 - 12:37 PM (PST)
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.03°N / 120.57°E↗ (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 12.03°S / 59.43°W↗
Nearest volcano: Taal (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) E of Coron (Palawan) (pop: 8,720) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) NE of Bulalacao (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 118,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Caminauit (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 11,200) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SSW of Calintaan (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSW of Ligaya (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 8,430) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Bulalacao (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Sablayan (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SSW of Calapan (pop: 66,000) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SSW of Mindoro Island (pop: 1,331,500) --> 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||21 km||040 Km N 85° E of Coron (Palawan), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.