A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Putol in Philippines on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000avnl. Unique identifier: us1000avnl. The temblor was detected at 22:21:00 / 10:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 203.25 km (126 miles). Global time and date of event 22/10/17 / 2017-10-22 14:21:00 / October 22, 2017 @ 2:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 120.7524 East, latitude 13.9853 North, depth = 203.25 km.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cagsiay, Guagua, Bustos (min 5000 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 2 km ESE of Putol, Philippines.
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