A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Litayan in Philippines on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 570.48 km (354 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 01/06/18 / 2018-06-01 10:21:38 / June 1, 2018 @ 10:21 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000egdu. Id of event: us1000egdu. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:21:38 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 123.7386° East, 7.3022° North, depth 570.48 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (49 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Pagadian (c. 186 900 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Muricay (c. 132 100 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Ozamiz City (c. 93 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Maria Cristina, Esperanza, Pikit (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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