Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 80 km southeast of Tacloban City, Philippines, on 06 May 2021 - 11:30 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 76 km depth
7 May 11:15 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 20 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 06 May 2021 - 11:30 PM (PST)
Depth: 76.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.7°N / 125.48°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Loreto (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Guiuan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) E of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SE of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SE of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) E of Baybay City (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) SE of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SE of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
653 km (406 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E 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||76 km||039 Km N 16° W of Loreto (Dinagat Islands), 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.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.