Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 16 km west of San Isidro, Philippines, on 21 May 2021 - 03:39 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 9 km depth
20 May 19:55 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 21 May 2021 - 03:39 AM (PST)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.4°N / 124.21°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Biliran (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) NE of Logon (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) W of San Isidro (pop: 4,870) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Tabango (Leyte) (pop: 5,810) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Tapilon (Cebu) (pop: 7,790) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Naval (Biliran) (pop: 12,200) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NE of Daanbantayan (Cebu) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNE of Bogo (Cebu) (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WNW of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) NW of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
499 km (310 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SSE of Masbate Island (pop: 706,900) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SW of Samar Island (pop: 1,751,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||9 km||Philippines: 016 Km S 86° W of San Isidro (Leyte)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.