A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Wawa in Philippines. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/10/16 / 2016-10-08 07:32:53 / October 8, 2016 @ 7:32 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 162.24 km (101 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 120.7064° East, 13.5882° North, depth 162.24 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:32:53 / 3:32 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20007crs. Event ids that are associated: us20007crs.
Event epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from San Pedro (c. 270 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 216 700 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Imus (c. 216 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Majayjay, Cavite City, Pila.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 14 km NNW of Wawa, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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