Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 12 km northwest of Naval, Biliran, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 09 May 2021 - 07:34 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 28 km depth
9 May 11:45 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 09 May 2021 - 07:34 PM (PST)
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.62°N / 124.31°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) W of Almeria (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Tucdao (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of San Isidro (pop: 4,870) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) W of Caibiran (Biliran) (pop: 6,460) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) NW of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) SSW of Calbayog City (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Catbalogan (pop: 68,100) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNW of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
490 km (304 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) WSW of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NW of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||28 km||008 Km N 88° W of Almeria (Biliran), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.