A 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck the Philippines on Monday, September 3, 2012.
According to The US Geological Survey the temblor a preliminary magnitude reading of 5.6 at 92 km Cotabato, Mindanao, Philippines.
The earthquake hit the area around 2:49 pm and it was felt in many parts of the country like Cotabato, Pagadian, General Santos, and Manila.
|Depth||10.1 km (6.3 miles)|
|Region||MORO GULF, MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES|
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 13.1 km (8.1 miles); depth +/- 6.5 km (4.0 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=139, Nph=141, Dmin=207.1 km, Rmss=0.95 sec, Gp= 29°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7