Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 28 km west of Mamburao, Philippines, on 28 May 2021 - 12:24 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 34 km depth
27 May 16:40 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 28 May 2021 - 12:24 AM (PST)
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.16°N / 120.35°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) WSW of Tayaman (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 5,050) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WSW of Mamburao (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NW of Sablayan (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSW of Calatagan (pop: 16,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Calapan City (pop: 66,000) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Balayan (Batangas) (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Balayan (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SSW of Calaca (pop: 37,400) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SW of Batangas (pop: 237,400) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (108 mi) SSW of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WNW of Mindoro Island (pop: 1,331,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||34 km||Philippines: 030 Km S 24° W of Paluan (Occidental Mindoro)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.