Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 16 km northeast of Surigao City, Philippines, on 08 July 2021 - 07:25 AM (PST) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 21 km depth
8 Jul 16:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 08 July 2021 - 07:25 AM (PST)
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.92°N / 125.56°E↗ (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 9.92°S / 54.44°W↗
Nearest volcano: Paco (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Dinagat (pop: 2,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Talisay (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Surigao City (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) N of Tagana-an (pop: 4,390) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) N of Placer (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Claver (pop: 5,910) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Maasin (Southern Leyte) (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Cabadbaran (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) N of Butuan (pop: 309,700) --> See nearby quakes!
720 km (448 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> 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: 006 Km S 56° W of Dinagat (Dinagat Islands)||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.