A earthquake with magnitude 6.8 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Tamayong in Philippines on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 22 km, 125.3° East, 7.1° North. The temblor was picked up at 09:11:20 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22 km (14 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Tamayong in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 31/10/19 / 2019-10-31 01:11:20 / October 31, 2019 @ 1:11 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: at00q07smw. Ids that are associated to the event: pt19304000, at00q07smw.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sumilao, Libertad, Manay. Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 96 km (59 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 117 km (73 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 39 km (25 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 102 km (64 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 9 km WSW of Tamayong, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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