Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 44 km southeast of Sulangan, Philippines, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 9:54 am (GMT +8) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 44 km southeast of Sulangan, Philippines, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 9:54 am (GMT +8) Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 44 km southeast of Sulangan, Philippines, on Sunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 9:54 am (GMT +8)

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 11 km depth

26 Jun 02:05 UTC: First to report: PHIVOLCS after 12 minutes.
26 Jun 13:20: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 16.0 to 11.0 km (from 9.9 to 6.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 7.4 km (4.6 mi) towards WNW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 26, 2022 01:54:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jun 26, 2022 at 9:54 am (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.4
Depth11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.72°N / 126.08°E (Philippine Sea, Philippines)
Antipode10.72°S / 53.92°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourcePHIVOLCS (Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology)
Nearest volcanoCabalian (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities37 km (23 mi) SE of Sulangan (pop: 3,030) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (32 mi) SE of Guiuan (Eastern Samar) (pop: 11,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) SE of Salcedo (pop: 3,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) NE of Loreto (Dinagat Islands) (pop: 5,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (48 mi) SE of Quinapundan (pop: 3,470) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) SE of Llorente (Eastern Samar) (pop: 7,910) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
121 km (75 mi) SE of Borongan City (Eastern Samar) (pop: 16,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
702 km (436 mi) SE of Manila (pop: 1,600,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeLight Rain 29°C (84 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.411 kmPhilippines: 039 Km S 87° E of Homonhon Island (Guiuan) (Eastern Samar)PHIVOLCS

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At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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