A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Awallan in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us2000e0ms. Event ids that are associated: us2000e0ms. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:43:56 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 40.7 km, 122.2737° East, 17.8842° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.7 km (25 miles). Global time and date of event 15/04/18 / 2018-04-15 19:43:56 / April 15, 2018 @ 7:43 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Burgos, Muñoz East, Naguilian. The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Tuguegarao City (c. 115 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Ilagan (c. 72 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Solana (c. 71 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Aparri (c. 33 200 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Tabuk (c. 27 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Cabagan (c. 25 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Magapit, Aguiguican (c. 13 700 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 38 km E of Awallan, Philippines.
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