Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 17 km east of Ormoc City, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on 12 May 2021 - 07:28 PM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 16 km depth
12 May 11:40 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 12 May 2021 - 07:28 PM (PST)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.03°N / 124.76°E (Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NW of San Pedro (pop: 3,600) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Burauen (Leyte) (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) E of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Jaro (Leyte) (pop: 7,940) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NE of Cebu City (Central Visayas) (pop: 798,600) --> See nearby quakes!
571 km (355 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> 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||16 km||015 Km N 31° E of Albuera (Leyte), 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.