A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines on Friday. Global time and date of event 01/03/19 / 2019-03-01 01:00:41 / March 1, 2019 @ 1:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.3797 East, latitude 5.0358 North, depth = 181.47 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000j92p. Unique identifier: us1000j92p. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 181.47 km (113 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:00:41 / 9:00 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Malapatan, Caburan, Maasin. The epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 102 km (64 miles) from Caburan (c. 12 600 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Sapu Padidu (c. 9 800 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Sarangani (c. 7 500 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Maasin (c. 5 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Baliton (c. 5 800 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 41 km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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