A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Balitoc in Philippines on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/15 / 2015-10-19 13:50:41 / October 19, 2015 @ 1:50 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:50:41 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003pnb. Id of event: us10003pnb. Exact location of event, depth 105.52 km, 120.6344° East, 13.8631° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 105.52 km (66 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Calumpit, Pulilan, Santa Cruz (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 91 km (56 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 115 km (71 miles) from San Jose del Monte (c. 357 800 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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