A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Taysan in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us10008fse. Event ids that are associated: us10008fse. Exact location of event, longitude 121.1806 East, latitude 13.8005 North, depth = 35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/04/17 / 2017-04-08 07:29:12 / April 8, 2017 @ 7:29 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 15:29:12 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Obando, Macalelon, Rodriguez. Event epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 1 km WNW of Taysan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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