A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 128 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (80 miles). Unique identifier: us60006mdf. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006mdf. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/12/19 / 2019-12-05 12:24:45 / December 5, 2019 @ 12:24 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 60.98 km (38 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 20:24:45 / 8:24 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.7713 East, latitude 5.3638 North, depth = 60.98 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 128 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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