A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Pondaguitan in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us70003u2y. Event ids that are associated: us70003u2y. The temblor was detected at 17:45:29 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 01/06/19 / 2019-06-01 09:45:29 / June 1, 2019 @ 9:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.5821 East, latitude 6.2155 North, depth = 94.13 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 94.13 km (58 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Event epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 109 km (68 miles) from Caburan (c. 12 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Batobato (c. 9 700 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Talagutong (c. 8 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Sigaboy (c. 8 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Tibanbang (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Caburan, Talagutong, San Ignacio.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 47 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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