A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Suyan in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 08:30:41 / 8:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 125.473° East, 6.1902° North, depth 74.38 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/08/17 / 2017-08-05 00:30:41 / August 5, 2017 @ 12:30 am. Event id: us2000a4zc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a4zc. The epicenter was at a depth of 74.38 km (46 miles).
The epicenter was 99 km (62 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 64 km (39 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 118 km (73 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Bañga (c. 58 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Magnaga, Mati, Matalam (min 5000 pop).
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 fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km NE of Suyan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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