A earthquake with magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Polloc in Philippines on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 479.56 km (298 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/20 / 2020-08-01 17:09:01 / August 1, 2020 @ 5:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 124.1419° East, 7.3037° North, depth 479.56 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 6.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:09:01 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000b80p. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b80p.
The epicenter was 35 km (22 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 109 km (68 miles) from Iligan City (c. 312 300 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Mantampay (c. 265 000 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Pagadian (c. 186 900 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Muricay (c. 132 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dumingag, Magsaysay, Tampakan (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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