A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Salvacion in Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 22:37:45 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 22:37:45 / November 15, 2020 @ 10:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 59.31 km, 126.2886° East, 8.7242° North. Unique identifier: us7000cfes. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cfes. The epicenter was at a depth of 59.31 km (37 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 86 km (53 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 119 km (74 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Montevista, Cabinuangan, Compostela (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 8 km E of Salvacion, Philippines.
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