A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Almeria in Philippines. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:35:22 / 6:35 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cf7b. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cf7b. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 93.16 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 124.2555 East, latitude 11.7496 North, depth = 93.16 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 06:35:22 / November 15, 2020 @ 6:35 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Palo, Basey, Lipayran. Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 91 km (57 miles) from Ormoc (c. 191 200 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Catbalogan (c. 68 100 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Calbayog City (c. 67 900 pop), 97 km (61 miles) from Masbate (c. 47 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Catarman (c. 47 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Bogo (c. 23 600 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 twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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