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- Earthquake Negros – Cebu, Philippines - collapsed houses, many killed and injured  (Febr. 06, 2012)

Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Philippines = UTC +8
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Burgos, Philippines Apr 23 01:19 5.3 62 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 23 01:19 5.2 69 MAP I Felt It
  • tago,surigao del sur - some of our neighborhood property were damaged but thanks god there is no casualties
  • GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 23 01:19 5.2 62 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 20 04:38 4.5 130 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 20 04:38 4.5 126 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 20 04:38 4.6 113 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bangonay, Philippines Apr 19 04:26 4.9 83 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 19 04:26 4.9 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 19 04:26 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bayabas, Philippines Apr 17 13:55 4.6 41 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 17 13:55 4.6 49 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 17 13:55 4.6 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Luzon, Philippines Apr 16 23:28 4.4 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Luzon, Philippines Apr 16 23:28 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 15 20:41 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Tagum City - I am not aware of any damage on my property.
  • EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 15 20:41 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kimanuit, Philippines Apr 15 20:40 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Osias, Philippines Apr 15 20:37 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 15 20:37 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 15 07:21 4.6 80 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Tago, Philippines Apr 15 07:21 4.6 74 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Osias, Philippines Apr 14 11:20 4.5 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 14 11:20 4.5 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 14 03:52 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 14 03:52 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 13 21:03 4.6 59 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 21:03 4.6 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 17:04 4.9 11 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 17:04 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 13 17:04 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 16:05 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 16:05 5.3 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 13 16:05 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 03:37 4.5 61 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 03:37 4.5 61 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 00:08 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Valencia City, Bukidnon - no damage in my house or in my town. just shaky, it woke me up since my couch was rocking like it's rocking a baby. chandelier light also moved. no 1 else in my house was able to wake up during the quake (this morning around 4ish AM, Apr.13 & yesterday morning around 5ish AM).
  • USGS Philippine Islands Region Apr 13 00:08 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 12 20:01 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Davao City - I FELT IT
  • EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 12 20:01 5.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Osias, Philippines Apr 12 20:01 5.4 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Caburan, Philippines Apr 12 19:02 4.3 121 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • bagac bataan - Lying on the floor and felt a weak shaking for about a 1 minute
  • EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 12 19:02 4.3 121 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 18:32 4.4 64 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 12 18:32 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 18:32 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 08:04 4.8 80 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 08:04 4.8 72 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 12 08:04 4.8 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Don Carlos, Philippines Apr 12 05:01 4.7 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 12 05:01 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 12 05:01 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 03:27 4.7 73 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 03:27 4.3 79 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 02:36 4.5 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 02:36 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Philippine Islands Region Apr 12 02:36 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 11 21:21 5.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 11 21:21 5.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Osias, Philippines Apr 11 21:21 5.8 8 MAP I Felt It
  • Tagum City - Strong shaking here
  • GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 21:06 4.5 64 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 11 21:06 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 21:06 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 21:00 4.4 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 18:09 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 18:09 4.6 59 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 18:08 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 17:41 5.2 9 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 17:41 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 17:41 5.2 40 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 15:55 4.6 80 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 15:55 5.0 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 11 15:55 5.0 18 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 14:42 5.8 49 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 14:42 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 11 14:42 5.7 11 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 11:22 4.9 80 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 11:22 5.0 65 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 11 11:22 5.1 35 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 11 10:42 4.6 82 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 11 10:42 4.6 83 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 02:50 5.1 66 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 11 02:50 5.1 70 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 02:50 5.3 57 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 02:44 4.5 58 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 11 02:44 4.9 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 21:30 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kinangan, Philippines Apr 10 19:16 4.3 101 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 10 19:16 4.3 101 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 10 19:16 4.5 101 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 10 14:31 4.4 83 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 14:31 4.4 83 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 14:31 4.4 72 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 14:17 4.5 71 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 14:17 4.6 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 10 14:17 4.6 72 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 11:08 5.2 69 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 11:08 5.0 67 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 10 11:08 5.2 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 10:38 5.9 67 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 10 10:38 5.6 58 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 10:38 5.6 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Cabodiongan, Philippines Apr 10 00:43 5.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Apr 10 00:43 5.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Vigan City - it was brief but definitely felt it. our building shook.
  • Taguig - I was in Market2 when I noticed that our lamp (2 Light Bulb) were shaking. It was my first time to experienced that kind of shaking. So for me, it's very alarming. This was actually Tuesday (April 4). The next time it happened was weekend (Not sure if Sat or Sun) but my mom felt it. I was sleeping at that time but again, 2 Earthquake 5.4 and 5.6 Magnitude all in 1 week?! I mean, I don't want to think of it but we have to pray that no harm should come to us, Filipinos. God Bless Us.
  • EMSC Samar, Philippines Apr 10 00:43 5.7 8 MAP I Felt It
  • santa fe, leyte - The quake was intense for a bit but stopped after about 1 minute.
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 09 03:14 4.6 72 MAP I Felt It
  • Manila - Light shaking. Hanginh lantern was swaying.
  • USGS Sabang, Philippines Apr 09 03:14 4.6 75 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • sabang - The Korean diving School next to the Garden Of Eden Resort suffered two long vertical cracks in the west wall
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 17:26 4.4 51 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Sampaloc Manila - Felt a minor jolt followed by a strong one. Aftershock seems almost none felt. Corner P. Noval and Espana, Sampaloc Manila
  • Misamis Oriental - it was a fast tremble
  • USGS Tingloy, Philippines Apr 08 17:26 4.4 50 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tingloy, Philippines Apr 08 15:23 4.7 56 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Santa Rosa Laguna - We're in ministop when we experienced the earthquake twice. People inside the establishments like a supermarket and grocery store were ushered outside. No bottles of wine fell during the earthquake.
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 15:23 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Pinamalayan - No damage but shaking very pronounced. Chicken went still 1 minute before the earthquake.
  • USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Apr 08 10:16 4.8 134 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 08 10:16 4.5 140 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Apr 08 10:16 4.8 136 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Wawa, Philippines Apr 08 08:36 4.7 35 MAP I Felt It
  • marikina - didnt felt it. weird
  • Dasmarinas City, Cavite - I felt the earthquake while sitting & doing my reports. I felt dizzy after. There's power interruption (brownout) after the shake.
  • Marilao Bulacan - I dont felt anything
  • San pedro laguna - Nakakahilo yun grabeh
  • san miguel pasig city - Nkakatkot kc as I remember last Thursday lng gnito Rin pkiramdam ko
  • socorro oriental minsoro - grabeh unang lindol labas agad kami... 2nd nung sobrang lakas halos umatras abante ang mga sasakyan na nakaparada sa garahe...
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 08:36 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:29 5.0 60 MAP I Felt It
  • Molino bacoor cavite - Power interuption
  • MANGGAHAN PASIG CITY - NAKAKAHILO AT NAKAKATAKOT
  • Quuezon City - Mild shaking, lasted a almost a minute.
  • Quezon City - At first we thought it was nothing when we saw the clothes hanging on our indoor clothesline swinging but we were certain it was an earthquake because the chandelier in our kitchen kept swinging, too. Seems like it lasted a minute or two.
  • Las Piñas City - Light shake in our office, we felt a lil dizzy as well
  • Manila - We are having classes at the 4th Flr. of our Bldg., built-in projectors keeps on moving and shaking for about 8 seconds, then again for 5 seconds
  • Makati - shaking was pretty long, about 30 seconds.
  • cainta rizal - so longgggg!
  • Caloocan - It feels like you're being swang on a swing.
  • Cabuyao Laguna - I thought our chandelier will fall. It swings faster than last time.
  • cavite - well i was sitting here talking to my husband from united state i just thought i am just feeling dizzy but it went stronger and stronger it happened 6 times included after shock everybody is afraid ...#cavitekeepsafe
  • San Pedro,Laguna - Stand fans in our house were swaying.
  • imus cavite - Going to buy pizza for our meryenda, then suddenly i felt shaking, akala ko hindi ko na handbreak yung car. Yun pala lindol na
  • taguig - Nakakahilo...and 2 times nangyari
  • Eastwood Q.C. - Scary. monitor was shaking.
  • carmona cavite - dizzy
  • Calamba city laguna - Water in the glass is shaking
  • Parañaque - We felt it twice with interval less than 5 minutes....shake lasted about 30secs... scary...
  • Subic, Zambales - We felt moderate shaking
  • Valenzuela City - No Damage But I Felt Dizzy While Playing In Our COmputer
  • Parañaque - We felt it twice with interval less than 5 minutes....shake lasted about 30secs... scary...
  • Cavite - Nakakatakot. Ang lakas nia at ang talaga siguro may 10seconds
  • Trece Martires City Cavite - umaalog ng mahina nung una hanggang wala pang ilang segundo nag-shake ulit
  • Paranaque - quick electric disruption. felt dizzy.
  • Mariveles, bataan - Another aftershaking it last for 30s
  • Makati - Chandelier swayed at 3pm.I felt the bed was swaying, too. After few minutes it swayed again but it was a weak to light shaking.
  • General Trias Cavite - I felt the bed shaking when an earthquake has occured.
  • laguna - Nothing much happened, we felt the quake ans went outside immediately
  • Caloocan - I can see our tables shaking from left to right. Our office is located at the 6th floor of our building.
  • santa rosa - all pc shaking
  • Metro Manila - Experienced loss of power with moderate shaking for at least 1 minute.
  • calapan - labasan ang mga tao...pero wla lng....uga ang poste ng kuryente....
  • quezon city - tables start shaking and then realize the ground as well. were in the 8th floor of our building workplace its so scary.
  • Cavite - the shaking was felt in the house. no damage in our area.
  • Tagaytay city - Nagmamap ako ng sahig ng bglang sumigaw abg mama ko na umupo daw ako dahil nalindol . Ung pangalawa lumabas n kme dahul malakas talaga sya.untill now nakakahilo pdin at my aftershock pa.
  • Canlubang Laguna - ground is shaking
  • Carmona Cavite - While we are having our coffee break, frame wall started to move then the light quickly turned out & on and we felt shaking of the floor & table and it took a minute to stop. #keepsafeeveryone #prayalways
  • Chateau Elysee Condominium - We really felt it. We're shaking and felt slightly dizzy for about one minute. People go out of the unit and stay in the pool area.
  • Bataan - felt 2 times and after 15-20 minutes felt another one less lightly
  • Mall of Asia area - 2 consecutive earthquakes felt from medium rise condo.
  • Marikina City - No damage, no casualties. But we are on the 6th floor and we really felt the sway!!!
  • Mandaluyong City - Power interruption. No damage. Keep safe and God bless everyone.
  • Macapagal blvd parañaque - We were at the office this afternoon and it was almost end of shift when we felt it was shaking. Logged out at 3:30 and went home
  • Brgy. Tejeros Makati City - I felt a mild and sudden shaking while doing my work in my desk.
  • valenzuela city - no damage but we experience light shaking for a minute.
  • Pasay City - Made me dizzy. No known damage to our house made of light and hard materials.
  • NAPICO,MANGGAHAN,PASIG CITY - it was for a few seconds only.
  • Manila - Nothing was damaged but the earthquake was scary. It's slightly big and lasted for like 1-2 minutes.After that, weak shakings were felt.
  • Binan Laguna - Felt dizzy then, table and chairs shakes at the office
  • taguig - lakas sa office at 10th floor. kala ko pinag tritripan ako ng kasama ko, then suddenly we saw curtain are also moving. Keep praying.
  • Calamba laguna - Mas malakas un lindol kesa nun last n lindol. Mas matagal dn cia. Nkkahilo
  • Taguig BGC - We were at the mall when the cashier said "limilindol" as soon as i heard the word i grabbed the hand of my son and headed to the nearest way down, which is the escaltor, we were aon the 4th floor of the building my fear was if people realize that there is an earthquake and if it gets stronger it might cause panic, thank God it was just light shaking that lasted for a few seconds
  • Taguig BGC - We were at the mall when the cashier said "limilindol" as soon as i heard the word i grabbed the hand of my son and headed to the nearest way down, which is the escaltor, we were aon the 4th floor of the building my fear was if people realize that there is an earthquake and if it gets stronger it might cause panic, thank God it was just light shaking that lasted for a few seconds
  • San Mateo - felt dizzy and nervous because we are near west valley fault
  • Laguna - scary
  • Molino - It stroked thrice. We were asked to get out of the office building
  • San Juan - We felt it ramdam na ramdam namin ung paglindol at pag kalampag ng bubog medyo nangaba kame lalo na nung padalwang lindol kaya lumabas na kame ng tindahan..medyo nahilo kame ng kunti..hanggang ngayon ung hilo pa ramdam ko pa din :
  • sta rosa laguna - (the first shaking was moving in from north to south which lasted for 15 seconds and followed by another earthquake but in opposite direction. shaking from west to east. which lasted for 30 seconds. but between rather during the second earthquake , i felt a slight vertical movement. which makes me a little dizzy.
  • Calamba, Laguna - After shocks are freakin' scary!
  • san pablo city - felt dizzy and lots of oa barangay got panic and run outside their houses.
  • Metro Manila - Stronger and longer than the earthquake tuesday. No buildings damaged on this area.
  • San Jose Occidental Mindoro - No damages but enough to shake our building
  • San Jose Occidental Mindoro - No damages but enough to shake our building
  • GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:29 4.7 77 MAP I Felt It
  • calapan city - felt the shaking 2 times...
  • Pasig - It lasted a bit long than the first one last Tuesday. We were at the 8th floor.
  • Binan - 2 shakings felt
  • alabang - many aftershocks
  • Paete - Someone Told me there was an earthquake but last time it was stronger. All I saw was water shaking , It felt like the quake is moving
  • Pililla - I felt a strong shake while in bed.first the lights flauctuated,then i felt the shake i dont think tjere are damages,my neighbors didn't even feel it
  • Taguig City, Metro Manila - I felt and saw the shaking, and got a little dizzy, but other than that, nothing. It went on for around a minute, I think. No harm has been done.
  • USGS Taysan, Philippines Apr 08 07:29 5.0 35 MAP I Felt It
  • balanga city bataan - past 3pm maramdam malakas na lindol dito sa bataan.matagal din dalawa beses lumindol at sabay nawalan power.power tayo para sa tao nakatira batangas.
  • manila - slow shaking
  • USGS Talaga, Philippines Apr 08 07:09 5.9 42 MAP I Felt It
  • Batangas - I felt it
  • Pasig - I was on a double deck and I felt it shakes. Good thing it was just real quick. It happened twice.
  • Tagaytay City - No damages but we felt dizzy and we need to go out of our building.
  • Calaca Batangas - Feeling nervous until now
  • Mariveles, bataan - Bigla ang lindol at malakas siya, karamihan sa amin d2 lumabas sa bahay, at mdmi ang natakot dhil 2beses ngyari.
  • batangas - i was sleeping and i was woken up by a strong quake. i ran downstairs with my grandmother and we sat down and talked about the earthquake. just then, another quake had arrived and had broken 2 vases, opened a cabinet of mine, and cracked a part of my home
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:09 5.9 24 MAP I Felt It
  • Angono Rizal - I thought i was only feeling dizy til i read some facebook posts. I felt a little nervous :"
  • Cabuyao city - (Felt ground shaking, duration was longer than the earthquake that we felt last Tuesday
  • Makati City - It happen twice within a minute
  • cainta rizal - just strong shake when i was sitting in front of the computer here in our office
  • Manila - No damage here at ManilaMed Hospital but we felt it
  • Cavite - Shook
  • Marikina - Slight shaking experience for about 5 secs while watching tv with my mom.
  • Quezon City - I thought I was just drowsy.
  • Manila - Felt swaying
  • Cavite - lost power then had a huge crack appear on my wall
  • Manila - It was long
  • binan, laguna - I am with my co-workers here in the faculty room when almost of them said there is an earthquake that could be seen in the slightly moving of tables and chairs.
  • Alabang - Good thing our building is earthquake ready. But it made me dizzy. Literally, it was shaking.
  • Mandaluyong - Stronger than the one we had a few days ago
  • Cavite City - It was strong enough for my aquarium to splash out water.
  • Makati City - SCARY :
  • Taguig - (Felt it while sitting in the throne. i thought that i am just dizzy somehow get up and can see that my poop is going back & forth like pendulum swing
  • Las Piñas City - Saw the doors on my room moving. Felt dizzy as well.
  • Bacoor - Bed was shaking for more than 5 seconds
  • Dasma cavite - Natutulog ako nun,akala ko yung electricfan ung nagalaw and then nagising ako tinanong ko kay ate kung lumindol .dun ko nalamam na lumindol nga..
  • Taguig - I thought I was just feeling dizzy but then I saw the water in my glass move and so did the chandelier
  • cavite - strong and a quick brownout in our area
  • Bonifacio Global City - An earthquake followed by an aftershock
  • Paranaque - We feel it.
  • Bataan - lasted 2-3 minutes
  • antipolo city - .
  • Taguig - I thought I was palpatating.
  • Pasig City - felt it and it was quite lengthy...
  • Quezon Avenue - At the office. My office mate felt dizzy and thought that there is an earthquake, I disregarded the idea. After several minutes the electricity shut and return immediately. Several minutes then I felt the floor shaking for about 2 secs. Were at the 3rd flr
  • Pasay - Biglang nag brown out
  • Taguig - shaking was felt, happened twice in a minute. the hanging monitors/tv and window blinds were shaking.
  • Cavite - Fans shaking Around 15.15
  • Laguna - It was felt by everyone in our community, thank God everyone is safe.
  • Brgy. Valencia Quezon City - shaking lasted for about 8 secs
  • Project 4 - Sideways motions extended to about 2 minutes
  • Tanauan - We have felt the movement, 2X.
  • Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines - lights flickered and made me dizzy.
  • Batangas - No property damage. Walls, furnitures, windows shaking. No vehicular accident within 20meter radius since I am near national road
  • Pinagkaisahan - I felt dizzy
  • Pinagsama Village Phase 2 Taguig - While we were sleeping in bed on 2nd floor we felt light shaking.
  • Cavite - I just felt shaking
  • Cavite - I just felt shaking
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna - felt it twice.. no damage but still it's scary..
  • Calamba city - I felt a sudden vibration on my chair, i thought it was just my phone but then i saw one vacant chair also swaying, scary
  • Taguig - Scared.
  • Canlubang Calamba City Laguna - Felt it.
  • Taft - Nausea
  • Manila - No Damage but we definently felt it we felt really dizzy actually
  • Quezon City - my co-employees experience dizziness. lightheaded
  • Los Baños Laguna - That is a strong earthquake
  • Imus City Cavite - No damage property but few people got dizzy by the shake. We are on third floor of a three storey concrete building.
  • Pasig city - I was reading in bed when I felt the shaking. Th duration was longer than the other day and it seems that it happened twice.
  • Eastwood Libis Q.C - yung una mahina lang kala ko paa ko lang nangkukuyakoy, ung pangalawa mas malakas
  • Bay, Laguna - No property damage,but very strong shaking chandelier swinging in a 12-14in diameter. Moving and falling of objects on table.
  • Quezon City - It was so long, the walls cracked, the buidling was shaking so fast and jumped a couple of times. That was terrifying.
  • CALAMBA CITY - the windows in our office is creating a noise because of the shaking
  • Cavite - Ohmy! :( SCARY!
  • TAGUIG - JUST FELT DIZZY WHILE WORKING
  • Pasig city - 5.7 today.. last tuesday was 5.4 Scary... thought today lasted way longer than last time.
  • Manila - Weak to moderate shaking..
  • Makati City - There's no damage in our building but we all felt the shaking
  • Lucena City - stronger & longer than the previous one
  • MARIVELES,BATAAN - STANDING FAN IN MY ROOM AND MY BED SHAKES
  • valenzuela - slight shaking but no electricty
  • PILA - No damage 2nd tremor lasted 2 to 3 seconds
  • BATAAN - FELT LIKE IN A CRADLE... IT 'WAS KINDA LONG, AND HAPPENED FOR THE SECOND TIME AGAIN
  • San pedro laguna - Akala ko may yumuyugyog sa kwarto at abot sa sala sa kinauupuan ko, una mahina,tapos umulit mabils na tapos sandali lang, yun pala lindol... Naisip ko pa na baka may aso sa ilalim ng upuan at gumagalaw.. Lord, keep everyone safe ,especially all my love ones..
  • Manila - No damage
  • Ermita - Manila - slow rocking - 10th floor. power outage for several minutes close to Rizal park - now restored
  • Tagaytay City - The 2nd one was really disturbing as I can hear it rumbling as I am on the mountains
  • Makati City - I saw the doors swing slightly but noone seem to feel the tremor so I thought I was just dizzy.
  • Quezon City - I thought I am experiencing vertigo. My client told me there was an earthquake.
  • Cavite - Woke me up.
  • Canlubang, Calamba City, Laguna - Our office tables were shaking
  • BINAN - 3X MODERATE SHAKING
  • cavite - alarmed and surprise
  • Cabuyao - Hanging objects swing and I felt dizzy for about a minute
  • BGC - No damage, but was ready to leave the tower if needed.
  • GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:09 5.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • office - scary
  • Laguna - In the company, structures and machines were shaking. All overhead works suspended.
  • Eastwood QC - It was alarming, people went down the condo thru the fire escape.
  • Quezon City - no damages. moderate to strong shaking, drapes are moving and people here on the 19th floor felt dizziness and nausea
  • Bay - CRACKED WALL
  • San Pablo City - I was inside my room when our cabinets made this rattling noise. I went out of my room then I saw our chandelier shaking. Terrifying!
  • Manila - It was quite lengthy and we can really feel it.
  • City - I thought that was only our fan who made me shake then i hear people who is talking abount what happen and they said that was an earth quake im like nervous
  • Pasay City NCR - Light shaking but lasted for 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Caliraya, Lumban Laguna - These are two successive quakes, within minutes apart from each other. The first one was quite weakly-felt compared to the second. Upon the 2nd quake, the guests of the resort property were able to evacuate buildings into the open space.
  • Laguna, Sta. Rosa - Shaking of my table here in our office.
  • Taguig - I thought I was palpatating, but no...
  • cavite - Thank God no damage known here in our vicinity
  • Lakesidenest - 2 times in a row felt the earthquake, bit nervous
  • Quezon City - I felt dizzy and it lasted for at least a minute
  • Tagaytay City - it was same as the last one, April 4, It was sudden and not gradual. This time, it was longer.
  • Diliman Quezon City - Moderate shaking of sofa bed - Noemi Bautista
  • Calamba City, Laguna - no damaged just shaking of out ceiling lamp.
  • Manila - Two quakes within a minute apart, and a third quake a few minutes later.
  • San Pablo City - light shaking, can be felt by stationary staff
  • Mariveles - The quake was strong shaking our building, it was felt and will wake you up during sleep.
  • Ortigas center - I thought I was experiencing vertigo or just dizzy but then It was an earthquake, my kneed got week and feel dizzy til now.
  • Ortigas center - I thought I was experiencing vertigo or just dizzy but then It was an earthquake, my kneed got week and feel dizzy til now.
  • makati city - the building is moving
  • Bacoor, Cavite - Medyo hilo, unexpected eh.
  • Taguig city - shaking was felt, happened twice in a minute. the hanging monitors/tv and window blinds were shaking.
  • Quezon City - Felt dizzy
  • Dinlaupihan - I felt a bit strong quake while watching tv with my daughter here in luakan dinalupihan bataan
  • Calapan city Oriental Mindoro - Un una mahina pero nakkatakot na. Un pdlawa mas malakas na mas nakakatakot lahat ng tao naalarma nagtakbuhan palabas ng building kitang kita ang pag alog ng buong building at kapaligiran maging ang kalsada. Sobrang nakakatakot ilang oras na nakalipas hilong hilo pa din kami.
  • USGS Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:08 5.5 42 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:07 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Manila - no damage of property but electricity went out. not sure if some electrical post was/were affected.
  • Cabuyao - No damage so far, but the stand fans and ceiling fans wer moving even after the tremors.
  • Lucena city - Very much longer than April 4.
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 08 07:07 5.5 49 MAP I Felt It
  • Cainta Rizal - Nakalula ang nangyare..
  • ORTIGAS - MIRRORS, TABLES ARE MOVING
  • Lucena City - i was standing infront of my desk... then suddenly, it moved, shaken. even my office chair rolled a bit.
  • lucena city - strong shaking for 10 to 15 secs then light shaking for 30 secs shaking
  • E.Rodriguez Ave. Q.C. - We're in the office when we noticed that our monitors are shaking
  • Makati - We are in 47th floor and the shake lasted for about a minute
  • USGS Banalo, Philippines Apr 05 14:32 4.6 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 05 14:32 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 05 14:32 4.6 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Tingloy, Philippines Apr 04 16:49 5.1 89 MAP I Felt It
  • Taguig - we evacuated twice.
  • Parañaque - With aftershocks
  • Bacoor - April 4, 2017 around 9pm, we felt the ground was shaking, just once? We went outside and saw our neighbors out as well. God bless us all!
  • Paranaque City - I felt my chair move and examined my water to see that it was shaking. It past rather quickly and did not return.
  • Manila - Felt the quake while lying in bed
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 16:49 5.1 60 MAP I Felt It
  • Laguna - Wtf! I feelt it. It was so shocking!😱😱 Pray us! 🙏
  • GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 16:49 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Sambal Ibaba Lemery Batangas - Oh gosh....All of us is asleep and the 5th earthquake awake us the 5th earthquake is super strong....Most people in our area evacuate!!
  • USGS Wawa, Philippines Apr 04 15:13 5.2 87 MAP I Felt It
  • Olonggapo - After the 1st time 3 aftershocks followed after with interval of less than an hour per aftershocks
  • Tagaytay City - no damage seen
  • Malvar, Batangas - employees of all companies inside the industrial park, evacuated from their respective plants.
  • Batangas City - Still shaking every hour..feels like same magnitude or getting stronger it almost drop the tv..can't sleep
  • GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 15:13 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 15:13 5.3 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 14:44 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Sambal Ibaba Lemery Batqangas - All of the house in Sambal is shaking and we all go outside for our safety..The elder felt so nervous and we cant sleep about what happen
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 14:44 4.8 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Sabang, Philippines Apr 04 14:44 4.8 89 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Balatero, Philippines Apr 04 14:10 4.6 91 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 14:10 4.6 80 MAP I Felt It
  • Muntinlupa - Scaree
  • Sasolburg - properties inside the hose were shaking
  • GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 14:10 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Calapan city - Sitting in front of glass with water when was noticed the watersurfce moves at about 1 sec at 9:52 this evening.hanging indoor decorations also swang
  • Batangas - Was shocked when the chair moved. Thought it was my sister kicking the chair but then we realized that it quaked. More than an hour after, it quaked again but was weaker. No damages but the quake was noticeable. Keep safe everyone.
  • Tagaytay - Strong shaking up in my condo on the 16th floor
  • USGS Ilijan, Philippines Apr 04 12:58 5.1 35 MAP I Felt It
  • Manila - I felt like shaking.
  • Mandaluyong - No damage but then.. The shaking was really.. Meh.. But it was slightly strong i live in a 10th floor too..
  • Muntilupa - On the 20th floor of my hotel. Mild swaying for approx 20- 30 secs
  • Makati City - i thought my colleague just bump my working station
  • Imus Cavite - Medyo malakas pero sandali lang.
  • Las Pinas - No damage
  • Talisay - Talisay- i felt it
  • salawag dasmarinas - no damage done but we definitely felt the tremor
  • Quezon City - I thought that I was just rocking my chair from my work station
  • Manila - My first experience of an earthquake (am from UK). Thought my daughter was rocking the bed!
  • Paranaque - Where on the second flr when it happens. its getting stronger whenever it happens.
  • Taguig - things are shaking
  • makati - Moderate shaking from 17th floor.
  • San Pedro, Laguna - No damage reported here. Chandeliers and my bed moved.
  • Pasig City - felt our table moved
  • Muntinlupa - Moderate shaking yet lasted for about a minute
  • Batangas Philippines - All of the house is shaking and all of people were shocking and get out of their house....all of the elders felt so nervous about what happen
  • Pasay MoA - my mom texted at 9:30 pm. she felt the Quake in Calamba, Lauguna. Now at our office in MOA, shake was felt on the 6thfloor of 2 Ecom. shaking every hour for 2 hours.
  • EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 12:58 5.2 80 MAP I Felt It
  • Manila - i didn't feel anything
  • General trias cavite - We were sitting in the couch then it felt like someone pushed the couch and we are two people me and my brother was sitting on it.
  • calamba laguna - no damage only the table move
  • Alabang - I felt dizzy when the earthquake struck.
  • Gen. Trias Cavite - I was sitting in front my pc when suddenly something somewhat pushes and pulls me.
  • Makati - Well I didn't exactly felt it until someone told me about it
  • Lipa - I felt it
  • Taguig - Shook for about 5 seconds
  • Bacoor - Chair suddenly rocked back and forth.
  • Bataan - Keep Safe
  • Imus Cavite - No damage but noticable.
  • Batangas - House Shaking
  • Pagbilao, Quezon - All of my family felt it, all of our things were moving, even our very heavy wooden sala set moved. It was scary
  • paranaque - no damaged
  • Manila - Felt dizzy.
  • Laguna - There was no damage
  • San roque - I felt it a few minutes before 9 pm.
  • Sta. Rosa City - There was no damage but I felt my chair is shaking.
  • General trias cavite - Frightening
  • Mandaluyong city - No damage
  • Manila - Shaking for 1 minute in my bed, feel the floor is moving !
  • Manila - Shaking for 1 minute in my bed, feel the floor is moving !
  • Batangas City - Strong shakes. Within 5 minutes aftershocks
  • Cavite - I suddenly felt dizzy.
  • Obando - I felt it.
  • Batangas - No damage
  • Mandaluyong - Got dizzy. No damage. Was at 30th flr condo.
  • San pablo city .laguina - Shook the whole house
  • New Mahogany Village, Cabuyao City - I felt movement on the floor. Water in pitcher on the table moved for sever seconds or around a minute.
  • San Pablo City, Laguna - Akala ko gumalaw yung upuan ko kasi nasa likod ko asawa ko. Yunm pala lindol na. A few seconds later, another quake was felt.
  • Lipa City Batangas - I was going to lie on a couch when suddenly it earthquaked.
  • Marikina - I was sitting in front of my desk when I noticed the lights flickering, my fan was swaying and I can hear objects falling from the apartment next door. I can feel the floor swaying. I'm on the 9th floor of a building, so that might be a factor.
  • puerto galera - there were 3 distinct shakings over a 15 minute period.two close to each other, then a third one about 5 minutes later.
  • batangas city - it made me ran out of our house.
  • Pasig - we were on the 6th floor, felt a light swaying for less than a minute
  • Quezon City - Felt the table moving. We're on the 19th floor so we really felt it
  • CUPANG MUNTINLUPA - felt the quake..
  • GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Apr 04 12:58 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Bacoor, Cavite - No damage.
  • Dasmarinas - No property damage but all within residence felt it and we went outside few far from tall houses
  • Oriental mindoro - Hmm were alright i think nobody is hurt
  • Lucena City - Sideways moving
  • Calapan - im fine
  • los banos laguna - no damage but shake felt
  • dasmarinas city - little bit dizzy
  • Makati - Felt dizzy but did not feel it only a couple of housemates felt it
  • valenzuela city - at this intensity water on the table shook for several times. my computer table shaked it lasted for about .5 seconds but
  • batangas city - 10;10 pm shook again in batangas city
  • GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Apr 01 13:34 4.6 159 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Mar 31 10:52 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Babuyan Isl Region, Philippines Mar 31 10:52 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bunawan, Philippines Mar 28 10:08 4.6 18 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Mar 28 10:08 4.6 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Sarangani, Philippines Mar 28 07:07 4.7 68 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Mar 27 12:12 4.5 128 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Mar 27 12:12 4.5 128 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Mar 27 12:12 4.6 129 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Colipapa, Philippines Mar 27 08:20 4.6 29 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Negros, Philippines Mar 27 08:20 4.6 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Negros, Philippines Mar 27 08:20 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ilioilio, Philippines Mar 25 22:16 4.6 35 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Luzon, Philippines Mar 25 22:16 4.6 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Cogon Cruz, Philippines Mar 20 19:42 4.3 45 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Cebu City - I was jolted awake by the shaking and the bed I was on felt loke it was moving sideways
  • EMSC Negros- Cebu Reg, Philippines Mar 20 19:42 4.3 45 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kibungan, Philippines Mar 18 21:03 4.5 103 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Luzon, Philippines Mar 18 21:03 4.5 112 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Mar 16 17:28 4.3 223 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindoro, Philippines Mar 16 17:28 4.5 243 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Calaca, Philippines Mar 16 17:28 4.3 205 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Mar 16 17:16 4.8 88 MAP I Felt It
    USGS San Francisco, Philippines Mar 14 11:47 4.6 58 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Mar 14 11:47 4.6 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindoro, Philippines Mar 13 02:48 4.6 168 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Balayan, Philippines Mar 13 02:48 4.6 165 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Sarangani, Philippines Mar 08 10:06 4.5 57 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Malisbeng, Philippines Mar 06 01:39 4.6 529 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Mar 06 01:39 4.6 529 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Mar 06 01:39 4.6 524 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Mar 05 00:08 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Baybay City, Plaridel - I'm on the second floor when it happened.I was lying on my bed when suddenly roughly an 8 second shaking occur.No property was damage.
  • butuan - We felt little shaking here in Butuan.
  • Tagcatong, Carmen, Agusan del Norte - No damage at all
  • catbalogan - since it was just a slight earthquake nothing happened bad in our locality.
  • USGS Surigao, Philippines Mar 05 00:08 5.7 19 MAP I Felt It
  • Taganito, Claver, Surigao del Norte - So far, no damage found.
  • EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Mar 05 00:08 5.7 30 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Mar 03 04:01 4.7 105 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Mar 03 04:01 4.7 100 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Mar 03 04:01 4.5 108 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Sabtang, Philippines Mar 02 01:27 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Mar 02 01:27 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Luzon, Philippines Mar 01 05:10 4.6 200 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Feb 28 05:02 4.6 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Feb 28 05:02 4.6 71 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Feb 27 09:01 4.6 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Feb 27 09:01 4.7 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Feb 25 18:57 5.1 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS San Isidro, Philippines Feb 25 18:57 5.1 23 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Philippine Islands Region Feb 25 18:57 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mahayag, Philippines Feb 23 11:17 4.1 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Davao - I was on the 9th floor of a condo building in Bajada, Davao. I felt significant movement but not enough to make objects or people fall down.
  • USGS Davao, Philippines Feb 23 01:50 4.6 15 MAP I Felt It
  • Davao City - We were having classes on the 7th floor of the university when the earthquake struck. The initial movement was short and vertical, then came around 8 seconds of strong horizontal movement. It felt a bit strong, although it may have been amplified at our position since we were on the top floor of a tall building.
  • davao city - for me,it's moderate but i really felt it while working inside the office..
  • Davao City - We were in the Faculty and the students were in the classrooms while there is an earthquake.
  • Davao - I was inside the office and I was under my table.
  • Davao city - I was on the 5th floor of the AdDU building at around 9AM when the earthquake started. It felt like my classmate was shaking my chair but then my classmates felt it too.
  • GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Feb 23 01:50 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Davao city - I was sitting on a chair in front of my computer when the earth shook, that was strong
  • Davao city - We're on the 3rd floor of the building and it just shook sideways.. lt was like a sideway rock motion. They were no injuries. No damages.
  • davao city - no damages but sudden initial shaking
  • talomo , davao city - unusual moderate shaking, unusual because i felt 2 quick one movement shake before the real shake . the firstt quick shake was felt below my feet only like someone moved the lower floor swiftly . the the normal earthquake shaking on the third time around 5 seconds only
  • Davao City - It was definitely a shaking!
  • Davao City - It was short yet strong shake.
  • Davao City - I was walking on the hallway when a sudden strong shaking occurred.That was strong enough.
  • Davao City - That was sudden and strong. I felt that everything shook.
  • EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Feb 23 01:50 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • DAVAO CITY - It just a rapid shake but it did not cause big destruction.
  • Davao City - We were having our class at the 5th floor of the university and suddenly a light shaking happened vertically. After the shaking, we immediately go down the hall.
  • USGS Pondaguitan, Philippines Feb 22 05:31 5.1 66 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Palimbang, Philippines Feb 19 15:31 4.4 539 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mindanao, Philippines Feb 19 15:31 4.1 545 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mindanao, Philippines Feb 19 15:31 4.4 543 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Philippine Islands Region Feb 18 07:01 4.7 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mabua, Philippines Feb 17 09:18 4.7 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Leyte, Philippines Feb 17 09:18 4.8 45 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Leyte, Philippines Feb 17 09:18 4.8 40 MAP I Felt It INFO

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
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    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
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    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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      building sways

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