A earthquake magnitude 6.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Talagutong in Philippines. A tsunami warning has been issued near Talagutong in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: at00qg8tfl. Ids that are associated to the event: at00qg8tfl, pt20250007. Exact location of event, depth 115 km, 125.9° East, 6.3° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 115 km (71 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 6.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:23:45 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/09/20 / 2020-09-06 15:23:45 / September 6, 2020 @ 3:23 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 92 km (57 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 128 km (80 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 119 km (74 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 115 km (71 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 119 km (74 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bialong, La Libertad, San Mariano (min 5000 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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: 25 km E of Talagutong, Philippines.
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