Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 59 km northeast of Tandag City, Philippines, on 12 May 2021 - 04:19 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 7 km depth
11 May 20:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 12 May 2021 - 04:19 AM (PST)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.5°N / 126.53°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Paco (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) NE of Cortes (pop: 3,030) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NE of Mabahin (pop: 2,330) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NE of Tandag City (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) ESE of Dapa (pop: 8,820) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ESE of Socorro (pop: 9,740) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ENE of Cantilan (Surigao del Sur) (pop: 9,410) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) ESE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ENE of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) ENE of Libertad (pop: 250,400) --> See nearby quakes!
828 km (515 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||7 km||044 Km N 56° E of Cortes (Surigao Del Sur), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.