A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 212 km S of Sarangani, Philippines (132 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:09:49 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sarangani in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/18 / 2018-11-06 02:09:49 / November 6, 2018 @ 2:09 am. Unique identifier: us2000i79k. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000i79k. Exact location of earthquake, 125.4114° East, 3.4854° North, depth 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 212 km S of Sarangani, Philippines.
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