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Overall Red Earthquake alert in Philippines on 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC
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This earthquake can have a high humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Updated: this report is based on update number 3.

  • Earthquake magnitude 6.7M and depth 20km
  • on 06 Feb 2012 03:49 UTC
  • 8020000 people within 100km
  • inserted at 06 Feb 2012 04:46:07 UTC


The maximum Tsunami wave height is  0.1m in Santo Nino, Philippines. This height is estimated for 05 Mar 2012 04:15:00.


Known identifiers for this event: EQ-2012-000018-PHL (GLIDE) EQ-2012-000018-PHL (glide) usb0007wgq (neicid)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (2), JRC (100), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), NEIC (4), WMO (2), USGS (2), NOAA (1),

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