A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Tingloy in Philippines on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 120.8514 East, latitude 13.6061 North, depth = 129.64 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 129.64 km (81 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/03/19 / 2019-03-16 09:58:20 / March 16, 2019 @ 9:58 am. The temblor was detected at 17:58:20 / 5:58 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jh0j. Id of event: us1000jh0j.
The epicenter was 105 km (65 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 107 km (66 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Mandaluyong City (c. 305 600 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from San Pedro (c. 270 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pangil, Mandaluyong City, Mabitac (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 6 km SSW of Tingloy, Philippines.
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