A earthquake magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Mabua in Philippines on Friday. A tsunami warning has been issued near Mabua in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 6.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:03:45 / 10:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 125.4635 East, latitude 9.8986 North, depth = 27.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ol5web, pt17041050, us20008ixa. Id of event: us20008ixa. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.9 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/17 / 2017-02-10 14:03:45 / February 10, 2017 @ 2:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bayugan, San Francisco, Guiuan. Event epicenter was 106 km (66 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 124 km (77 miles) from Mariano (c. 70 500 pop), 131 km (82 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 122 km (76 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Buenavista (c. 18 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Maasin (c. 18 300 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km NNE of Mabua, Philippines.
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