A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Siocon in Philippines on Monday. The temblor was detected at 11:11:55 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000j0yp. Event ids that are associated: us2000j0yp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/19 / 2019-01-07 03:11:55 / January 7, 2019 @ 3:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 121.9233 East, latitude 7.8755 North, depth = 35 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Talusan, Zamboanga, Taluksangay (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 109 km (67 miles) from Zamboanga (c. 457 600 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Recodo (c. 42 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Ipil (c. 19 200 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Sangali (c. 14 700 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Labuan (c. 12 900 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Titay (c. 11 500 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from Katipunan (c. 10 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Vitali (c. 9 700 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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