A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Lila in Philippines. The epicenter was at a depth of 528.08 km (328 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.0928 East, latitude 9.4904 North, depth = 528.08 km. Unique identifier: us2000a6rc. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a6rc. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 00:43:19 / August 10, 2017 @ 12:43 am. The temblor was reported at 08:43:19 / 8:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Cebu City (c. 798 600 pop), 93 km (57 miles) from Lapu-Lapu City (c. 350 500 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Mandaue City (c. 331 300 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Talisay (c. 133 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Dumaguete (c. 113 500 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Tagbilaran City (c. 86 400 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Minglanilla (c. 62 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Salay, Pinamungahan, Tanjay (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six 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. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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