Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 48 km southwest of Calbayog City, Philippines, on 09 May 2021 - 12:42 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 3 km depth
8 May 16:55 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 09 May 2021 - 12:42 AM (PST)
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.82°N / 124.23°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Limbuhan (pop: 3,190) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SE of Cataingan (Masbate) (pop: 7,810) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) W of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SSW of Catarman (pop: 47,400) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Masbate (pop: 47,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNW of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) NW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
469 km (291 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) W of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||3 km||011 Km S 33° W of Almagro (Samar), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.