Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Near Floridablanca, Panpagna, Philippines — Northwest of Manila

Five people have been killed in the northern Philippines after an earthquake destroyed at least two buildings there, a local official told AFP (RT is funded in whole or in part by the Russian government).

A Magnitude 6.1 earthquake with an epicenter near Gutad, Philippines (14.924°N 120.497°E) struck at 09:11:11 (UTC) on Monday April 22, 2019 [MAP]. The earthquake depth was reported at 20.0 km.

Gutad is in the Central Luzon administrative region in the Philippines. The magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck Central Luzon on Monday April 22, 2019 at 5:11 pm. LOCAL TIME.

At least 8 people were reported killed and 50 injured. Widespread damage was reported in Pampanga province in Central Luzon.

The Philippines’ Department of Transportation announced that operations at the airport would be suspended for 24 hours due to damage.

Nearby Places
Gutad, Central Luzon, Philippines
0.9 km (0.6 mi) WNW Population: 2623

Dinalupihan, Central Luzon, Philippines
7 km (4.3 mi) SW Population: 66670

Santa Cruz, Central Luzon, Philippines
7.6 km (4.7 mi) E Population: 15408

Hermosa, Central Luzon, Philippines
10.3 km (6.4 mi) S Population: 33714

San Fernando, Central Luzon, Philippines
23.6 km (14.6 mi) ENE Population: 251248

At least eight people were killed in an earthquake with 6.3 magnitude struck the Philippines main island of Luzon on Monday.

A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake rattled Manila at 17:11 local time. A water tank (from a penthouse swimming pool) had reportedly burst during the earthquake, sending water gushing down the side of the building (RT is funded in whole or in part by the Russian government).








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