Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 74 km east of Bislig, Philippines, on 08 May 2021 - 05:50 PM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 23 km depth
8 May 10:00 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 08 May 2021 - 05:50 PM (PST)
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.31°N / 126.98°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Leonard Range (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) ENE of Barcelona (pop: 3,540) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Lingig (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 6,400) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) E of Hinatuan (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) E of Bislig City (pop: 67,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NE of Taytayan (pop: 6,890) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) E of Tagbina (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNE of Baganga (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Barobo (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,890) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) NE of Magugpo Poblacion (pop: 233,300) --> See nearby quakes!
958 km (595 mi) SE of Manila (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||23 km||071 Km S 85° E of Hinatuan (Surigao Del Sur), 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.