Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Carigara, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 1:39 am (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Carigara, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 1:39 am (GMT +8) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 11 km west of Carigara, Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 1:39 am (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 9 km depth

25 Jun 17:55 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 17 minutes.
26 Jun 13:45: Magnitude recalculated from 2.5 to 2.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 9.0 km (from 1.2 to 5.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.5 km (2.1 mi) towards WNW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 25, 2022 17:39:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 1:39 am (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.6
Depth9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude11.27°N / 124.58°E (Province of Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines)
Antipode11.27°S / 55.42°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoBiliran (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities7 km (4 mi) WSW of Capoocan (Leyte) (pop: 8,470) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Consuegra (pop: 3,340) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) NNE of Kananga (Leyte) (pop: 7,650) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Carigara (Leyte) (pop: 17,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) N of Ormoc (Bisayas orientales) (pop: 191,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) W of Tacloban City (pop: 242,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) W of Panalanoy (pop: 189,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
538 km (334 mi) SE of Manila (National Capital Region) (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 21.9°C (71 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from E
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.69 kmPhilippines: 008 Km S 71° W of Capoocan (Leyte)PHIVOLCS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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