Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 18 km southeast of Ormoc City, Philippines, on 23 May 2021 - 03:38 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 21 km depth
22 May 19:50 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 23 May 2021 - 03:38 AM (PST)
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.86°N / 124.68°E (Philippines Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SW of Balogo (Leyte) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) ESE of Merida (pop: 3,570) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of San Pedro (pop: 3,600) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Baybay City (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Palo (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
578 km (359 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) W of Leyte Island (pop: 2,388,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||21 km||Philippines: 013 Km S 51° E of Albuera (Leyte)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.