A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from San Pedro in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100098gc. Id of event: us100098gc. The temblor was detected at 09:41:49 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.66 km (8 miles). Global time and date of event 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 01:41:49 / July 10, 2017 @ 1:41 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 124.7716° East, 10.989° North, depth 12.66 km.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Patao, Mandaue City, Lunas (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 117 km (73 miles) from Lapu-Lapu City (c. 350 500 pop), 119 km (74 miles) from Mandaue City (c. 331 300 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Ormoc (c. 191 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Danao (c. 70 300 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Catbalogan (c. 68 100 pop), 107 km (66 miles) from Liloan (c. 49 200 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Consolacion (c. 48 600 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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