Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Sulu Sea, 58 km southwest of San Jose, Philippines, on 17 June 2021 - 09:07 AM (PST) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 18 km depth
17 Jun 11:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 17 June 2021 - 09:07 AM (PST)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.99°N / 120.68°E (Sulu Sea, Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Taal (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) E of Coron (Palawan) (pop: 8,720) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Caminauit (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 11,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of San Jose (pop: 118,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) ENE of Bulalacao (pop: 2,390) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Algeciras (pop: 4,010) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSW of Calintaan (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Ligaya (Occidental Mindoro) (pop: 8,430) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Bulalacao (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) S of Sablayan (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
293 km (182 mi) S of Manila (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||18 km||Philippines: 058 Km S 47° W of San Jose (Occidental Mindoro)||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.