A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from San Remigio in Philippines. 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: 15/08/16 / 2016-08-15 11:32:04 / August 15, 2016 @ 11:32 am. Event id: us10006dwi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006dwi. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:32:04 / 7:32 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 49.4 km (31 miles). Exact location of event, depth 49.4 km, 122.1769° East, 10.8833° North.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 88 km (55 miles) from Bacolod City (c. 454 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Mansilingan (c. 454 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Iloilo (c. 387 700 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Bago City (c. 150 300 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Roxas City (c. 102 700 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Victorias (c. 86 500 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Binonga (c. 84 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gibong, Aguisan, Minuyan (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km ENE of San Remigio, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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