A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Surup in Philippines on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us2000bk9c. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bk9c. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/11/17 / 2017-11-08 07:23:21 / November 8, 2017 @ 7:23 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:23:21 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 125.9819° East, latitude 6.2792° North, depth = 120.42 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 120.42 km (75 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Magsaysay, Bansalan, Bato (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 97 km (60 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Samal (c. 43 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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