A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Davila in Philippines on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 120.3083 East, latitude 19.0156 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d7r3. Id of event: us6000d7r3. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:38:13 / 1:38 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 13:38:13 / January 12, 2021 @ 1:38 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 96 km (60 miles) from Laoag (c. 102 100 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from San Nicolas (c. 34 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Claveria (c. 10 600 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Bacarra (c. 9 600 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Sarrat (c. 5 800 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Pasuquin (c. 5 800 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Vintar (c. 5 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sarrat, San Nicolas, Laoag (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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