Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Leyte Island, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 8:32 am (GMT +8) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 31 km depth
18 Jan 10:25 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 10 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 8:32 am (GMT +8)
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.94°N / 124.9°E (Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Antipode: 10.94°S / 55.1°W
Nearest volcano: Mahagnao (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
589 km (366 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: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||31 km||Philippines: 004 Km S 15° E of Burauen (Leyte)||PHIVOLCS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.