Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region

, Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region, Buzz travel | eTurboNews |Travel News

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Philippine Islands Region , according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology.

Preliminary Report:

Magnitude 6.0

Date-Time • 8 Mar 2019 15:06:16 UTC

• 8 Mar 2019 23:06:16 near epicenter

Location 10.387N 126.080E

Depth 54 km

Distances • 40.9 km (25.4 mi) N of Santa Monica, Philippines
• 81.2 km (50.3 mi) SSE of Guiuan, Philippines
• 92.2 km (57.1 mi) NE of Surigao, Philippines
• 96.5 km (59.8 mi) NNE of Placer, Philippines
• 169.6 km (105.2 mi) NNE of Butuan, Philippines

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 8.9 km; Vertical 6.2 km

Parameters Nph = 76; Dmin = 370.6 km; Rmss = 1.01 seconds; Gp = 103°

, Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region, Buzz travel | eTurboNews |Travel News

Author: Chief Assignment Editor

Chief Assignment Duty Editor based in Honolulu

, Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region, Buzz travel | eTurboNews |Travel News