Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - South China Sea, 107 km south of Manila, Philippines, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 5:51 pm (GMT +8) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 142 km depth
21 Jan 12:30 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 2 hours and 39 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 5:51 pm (GMT +8)
Depth: 142.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.68°N / 120.71°E (South China Sea, Philippines)
Antipode: 13.68°S / 59.29°W
Nearest volcano: Taal (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (66 mi) SSW of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 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: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||142 km||Philippines: 019 Km S 26° E of Calatagan (Batangas)||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.