A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Bolitoc in Philippines. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:24:37 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 119.4285° East, 15.6232° North. 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). Id of earthquake: us7000di2e. Event ids that are associated: us7000di2e. Global time and date of event 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 07:24:37 / March 11, 2021 @ 7:24 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 97 km (60 miles) from Lingayen (c. 56 600 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Binmaley (c. 44 000 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Camiling (c. 39 700 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from San Antonio (c. 34 200 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Agoo (c. 29 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Masinloc (c. 28 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Iba (c. 26 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Camiling, Nagsaing, San Antonio (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 49 km WSW of Bolitoc, Philippines.
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