Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 2.6 km northwest of Wao, Philippines, on 17 May 2021 - 05:50 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 1 km depth
16 May 22:10 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 17 May 2021 - 05:50 AM (PST)
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.7°N / 124.65°E (Province of Lanao del Sur, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Ragang (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Wao (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Kalilangan (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Don Carlos (Bukidnon, Northern Mindanao) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Maramag (Bukidnon, Northern Mindanao) (pop: 33,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SE of Marawi City (pop: 143,600) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Valencia (Northern Mindanao) (pop: 83,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NE of Parang (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNE of Budta (pop: 1,273,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NE of Cotabato City (pop: 179,400) --> See nearby quakes!
866 km (538 mi) SSE 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||1 km||Philippines: 010 Km N 48° W of Wao (Lanao Del Sur)||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.