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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Leyte, Philippines on Thursday, 6 July 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Leyte, Philippines on Thursday, 6 July 2017

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - Leyte, Philippines on Thursday, 6 July 2017
Jul 6 08:09: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.4.
Date & time: Thu, 6 Jul 08:03:59 UTC
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.1°N / 124.83°E (Philippines)
Nearest volcano: Cancanajag (6 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^14 J (69.8 GWh / 60036 tons of TNT / 3.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 6 Jul 2017
Thu, 6 Jul 08:03 UTCM 6.5 / 10 kmLEYTE, PHILIPPINESEMSC
Thu, 6 Jul 08:03 UTCM 6.5 / 6.5 km- 3km NNE of Masarayao, PhilippinesUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Wolvega, Netherland / not felt: I have not felt the quake. But I have friends and family in these area on Negros and Cebu. I hope and praying that they are ok. I will praying for other Philippians there to as well. God bless you all there.
cebu city (142.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Light shaking for 30to50 seconds (via app)
Kuala Lumpur (2727.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Yes can feel it very scary! (via app)
Cebu city / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tacloban city brgy 93 (23.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): While in the car in parking conditions. The car balancing during a few seconds before another small lighter shaking. (via app)
Cebu City (132.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): At first, the shaking last for about 10-15secs. I felt light to moderate shaking. Then, it stop for about 5secs. and it was followed with another shaking that lasts for 10secs.approximately. I was in the 11th floor of one of the building near Ayala Mall in Cebu City during the incident happened and people inside the building evacuated in the open area and parking lots.
palompon (49.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shook the house and rattled fittings but no damage (via app)
Iloilo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Molo, Iloilo City / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bacolod City / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cebu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(129 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Dumaguete City. Philippines (261.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt light shaking around 16:40pm, and l notice the chandaier shaking, however l cannot confirm that it was.an earthquarke, but it sure feltike it (via app)
(135.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cebu City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tacloban City / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
cebu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mandaue City (Philippines) (127 km SW from epicenter)(no details): felt Earthquake in to part, like shake for second or two then swaying on chair (via EMSC)
Dumaguete (Philippines) (258 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I think o felt a slight after shock a few moments ago, time, 16:06 (via EMSC)
Kabankalan (Philippines) (251 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The swaying was mild but enough to make me look up this website to find the earthquake. May God help Leyte. (via EMSC)
Cebu City (Philippines) (133 km SW from epicenter)(no details): This is one of the largest Condo's in the center of Cebu City and the building swayed very much. I was scared. I was in the 1995 Northridge Earthquake in Los Angeles and that did not scare me as much...the building really swayed more this time. It doesn't appear to have created much problem as I don't hear sirens in the city, and I didn't notice anyone evacuating...maybe just the taller buildings swayed and closer to the ground it was less a big deal...one friend on the ground did not notice it. (via EMSC)
Cebu City (Philippines) (131 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Kusog jud kaayo murag matumba gud ko (via EMSC)
Dumaguete (Philippines) (263 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt my house shaking, and the chandelier moving, time around 16:40pm (via EMSC)
Cordova (Philippines) (137 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Everyone felt the tremor (via EMSC)
Lapu-Lapu City (Philippines) (134 km SW from epicenter)(no details): i thought my kid was just kicking the bed while i was lying down.. felt my bed swaying. (via EMSC)

 

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