A earthquake magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Manay in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 126.4615° East, latitude 7.2402° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:16:49 / 3:16 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/18 / 2018-09-08 07:16:49 / September 8, 2018 @ 7:16 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000haxi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000haxi.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tamayong, Tamugan, Baracatan (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 110 km (68 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Samal (c. 43 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. 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 twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km WNW of Manay, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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