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Strong earthquake: M6.5 quake has struck near Kisante in Philippines

Earthquake location 6.9257S, 125.2409WA earthquake with magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Kisante in Philippines on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: at00q07smw, pt19304000, us700061e9. Unique identifier: us700061e9. The temblor was reported at 09:11:19 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 125.2409° East, 6.9257° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/10/19 / 2019-10-31 01:11:19 / October 31, 2019 @ 1:11 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Kisante in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Baliton, Kibangay, Puloypuloy. Epicenter of the event was 94 km (58 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 115 km (71 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 23 km (15 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 108 km (67 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km E of Kisante, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 6.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.2409° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 6.9257° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9km E of Kisante, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-10-31 01:11:19 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-10-31 01:31:38 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 37 The total number of felt reports
CDI 6.3 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 1 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 673 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,at,pt,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.365 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.12 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 38 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us700061e9 Id of event.
Event Code 700061e9 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,at00q07smw,pt19304000,us700061e9, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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