Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 24 km north of Surigao City, Philippines, on 09 May 2021 - 08:07 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 31 km depth
9 May 18:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 18 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 09 May 2021 - 08:07 AM (PST)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10°N / 125.46°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cabalian (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) WNW of Dinagat (pop: 2,600) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NW of Talisay (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) E of San Francisco (pop: 2,680) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Placer (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Loreto (Dinagat Islands) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ESE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) N of Cabadbaran (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) N of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
706 km (439 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SE of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> 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||31 km||013 Km S 80° W of San Jose (Dinagat Islands), 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.