Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Leyte Island, 24 km southeast of Ormoc City, Philippines, on Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 12:47 am (GMT +8) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 1 km depth
21 Oct 13:35 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 21 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 12:47 am (GMT +8)
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.89°N / 124.79°E↗ (Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Antipode: 10.89°S / 55.21°W↗
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SSW of San Pedro (pop: 3,600) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) E of Balogo (Leyte) (pop: 6,700) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Burauen (Leyte) (pop: 14,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Baybay (Leyte) (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Ormoc City (pop: 191,200) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Abuyog (Leyte) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of Tanauan (Leyte) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSW of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) --> See nearby quakes!
584 km (363 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: PHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||1 km||Philippines: 011 Km S 73° E of Albuera (Leyte)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.