A earthquake magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Columbio in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00pzgtlv, pt19289000, us70005ulm. Id of event: us70005ulm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Columbio in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/10/19 / 2019-10-16 11:37:06 / October 16, 2019 @ 11:37 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.12 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.0046 East, latitude 6.7124 North, depth = 14.12 km. The temblor was detected at 19:37:06 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Litayan, Kalilangan, Dologon (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 121 km (75 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 7 km ENE of Columbio, Philippines.
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