A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 182 km S of Sarangani, Philippines (113 miles). A tsunami warning has been issued near Sarangani in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/02/20 / 2020-02-27 19:13:02 / February 27, 2020 @ 7:13 pm. The 5.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:13:02 / 3:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 125.7801° East, latitude 3.7839° North, depth = 120.43 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 120.43 km (75 miles). Unique identifier: us600085g3. Ids that are associated to the event: us600085g3.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 182 km S of Sarangani, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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