Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 28 km north of Ormoc City, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Wednesday, 12 May 2021 at 08:12 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 5 km depth
12 May 08:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 40 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.26°N / 124.61°E (Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Capoocan (Leyte) (pop: 8,470) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) WSW of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NNE of Kananya (Leyte) (pop: 7,650) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Leyte (pop: 7,220) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Jaro (Leyte) (pop: 7,940) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) N of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WNW of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
541 km (336 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||5 km||LEYTE, PHILIPPINES||EMSC|
|3.7||7 km||004 Km N 56° W of Capoocan (Leyte), Philippines||PHIVOLCS|
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