Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - South China Sea, 28 km southwest of Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines, on 07 July 2021 - 03:40 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 26 km depth
7 Jul 11:40 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 16 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 07 July 2021 - 03:40 AM (PST)
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.55°N / 120.91°E↗ (South China Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 13.55°S / 59.09°W↗
Nearest volcano: Taal (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) NNW of Balatero (pop: 3,750) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Batangas (pop: 237,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Bauan (Batangas) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) SSW of San Pascual (pop: 39,400) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Taal (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Calaca (pop: 37,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Balayan (Batangas) (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Balayan (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Calamba (pop: 316,600) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) S of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNW of Mindoro Island (pop: 1,331,500) --> 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
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|2.3||26 km||Philippines: 007 Km N 43° W of Puerto Galera (Oriental Mindoro)||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.