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Latest quakes in or near Bicol, Philippines, in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 21, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 21, 2022 12:51 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Bicol had 1 quake of magnitude 3.1 and 3 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.0 | Philippine Sea, 70 km E of Sorsogon, Bicol, Philippines -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.1 | Philippine Sea, 41 km NW of Laoang, Northern Samar, Eastern Visayas, Philippines -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Bicol, Philippines (updated )

Past 24 hours:4 quakes | 3 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days:39 quakes | 29 quakes M2+ | 7 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days:99 quakes | 70 quakes M2+ | 17 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:296 quakes | 204 quakes M2+ | 44 quakes M3+ | 9 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:1,084 quakes | 720 quakes M2+ | 162 quakes M3+ | 34 quakes M4+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (4 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 21, 2022 4:04 pm (GMT +8) (May 21, 2022 08:04 GMT)

34 km
Philippine Sea, 70 km east of Sorsogon, Bicol, Philippines MoreMap
May 21, 2022 11:43 am (GMT +8) (May 21, 2022 03:43 GMT)

26 km
Philippine Sea, 41 km northwest of Laoang, Philippines
Friday, May 20, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 20, 2022 11:50 pm (GMT +8) (May 20, 2022 15:50 GMT)

33 km
7.1 km southeast of Placer, Province of Masbate, Bicol, Philippines MoreMap
May 20, 2022 9:07 pm (GMT +8) (May 20, 2022 13:07 GMT)

32 km
Philippine Sea, 10.9 km north of Masbate, Bicol, Philippines MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3 x 109 joules (843 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.725 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Bicol Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Bicol?

The last earthquake in Bicol occurred 5 hours ago: Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 70 km east of Sorsogon, Bicol, Philippines, on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 4:04 pm (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in Bicol today?

In the past 24 hours, Bicol, Philippines had 4 quakes up to magnitude 3.1.

What was the strongest quake in Bicol today?

The strongest earthquake in Bicol today occurred 9 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 41 km northwest of Laoang, Philippines, on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 11:43 am (GMT +8).

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