M 5.9 in Philippines on 10 Jul 2017 01:41 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a medium humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 12.66 Km
Lat/Lon: 10.989 , 124.7716
Event Date: 10 Jul 2017 01:41 UTC
Exposed Population: 4066843 people within 100km
Inserted at: 10 Jul 2017 02:01 UTC
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Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: JRC (41), (2), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), WMO (1), USGS (4), INFORM (2),