A earthquake with magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Talagutong in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, 125.8322° East, 6.3023° North, depth 120.89 km. Id of earthquake: us7000biyd. Event ids that are associated: at00qg8tfl, pt20250007, us7000biyd. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 120.89 km (75 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 15:23:43 / September 6, 2020 @ 3:23 pm. A tsunami warning has been issued near Talagutong in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 6.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:23:43 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 89 km (55 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 127 km (79 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 113 km (70 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 114 km (71 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bialong, Manay, President Roxas.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days two hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 18 km ENE of Talagutong, Philippines.
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