A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 101 km NE of San Isidro, Philippines (63 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.8383° East, 10.5342° North, depth 23.85 km. The temblor was detected at 02:57:26 / 2:57 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20008mfc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008mfc. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 23.85 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 18:57:26 / February 25, 2017 @ 6:57 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 101 km NE of San Isidro, Philippines.
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