A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 74 kilometers (46 miles) from Pondaguitan in Philippines on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 98.6 km (61 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:12:28 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.8484 East, latitude 6.3486 North, depth = 98.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b48d. Unique identifier: us6000b48d. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 03:12:28 / July 26, 2020 @ 3:12 am.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 97 km (60 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Batobato (c. 9 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Sigaboy (c. 8 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Tibanbang (c. 7 800 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from San Ignacio (c. 6 300 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from La Union (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Manay, Batobato, Mati (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 74 km E of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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