A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Sulangan in Philippines on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.8813 East, latitude 10.5936 North, depth = 57.74 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 57.74 km (36 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:16:53 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000k89w. Event ids that are associated: us2000k89w. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/04/19 / 2019-04-01 02:16:53 / April 1, 2019 @ 2:16 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tanauan, Maydolong, Placer. Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 99 km (61 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Tanauan (c. 16 600 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Abuyog (c. 15 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 109 km (68 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Dulag (c. 10 200 pop), 109 km (67 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 five and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 38 km S of Sulangan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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